Posts Tagged ‘ Joyce Carol Oates ’

Christmas Spirit Read-a-Thon update #CSreadathon

Okay, so I've only read one of the books on my Christmas Spirit Read-a-Thon/Christmas Spirit Reading Challenge list thus far (check out my review of The Santa Claus Man here if you're curious), but it's still early. Only Wednesday! And with the Thanksgiving holidays, I should have plenty of time to procrastinate writing my NaNoWriMo novel by reading more books. (I am only sort of Continue Reading...

A to Z challenge: Joyce Carol Oates

I mentioned Joyce Carol Oates in my previous post on Anaïs Nin, as a contemporary competitor for the most prolific female writer. Oddly enough, I haven't read much of Oates' work, though she's been nominated for a Pulitzer. In light of yesterday's "no Pulitzer for novels this year" shocker, perhaps this is a good place to start. I mean, how do you just not give a Pulitzer? I jokingly Continue Reading...