7 Books That Became Movies We Actually Liked (Yes, Really!)

7 Books That Became Movies We Actually Liked (Yes, Really!)

There is nothing better than finding a book that makes us feel all the feels. And that moment, when you read the final page, you put your head back and close your eyes, envisioning exactly what the characters look like and how their houses are decorated is pure bliss....
Are You in Bloom with Susan Meissner?

Are You in Bloom with Susan Meissner?

This week’s Bloom host is Susan Meissner. Her theme for the week is Read ‘Em and Eat, which means it’s all about food that appears in the books that book clubs love. She’ll be highlighting food and recipes inspired books as well as giving away two of...
A Peek into the Writing Cave of Cathy Lamb

A Peek into the Writing Cave of Cathy Lamb

It’s not always a cave that inspires amazing writing. Check out Cathy Lamb’s gorgeous digs.– Orly It is rather funny that this column is about “writing caves.” I don’t have a writing cave. I have a writing garden. I love to write outside amidst my...
Meet a Poppy: Katie Rose Guest Pryal

Meet a Poppy: Katie Rose Guest Pryal

Reposted from author Emily Colin’s Blog: On your website, you identify yourself as a “novelist, essayist, and freelance academic.” How do those three elements of your life express themselves? Are there commonalities between the subjects you tackle in each arena?...
#PreFridayReads: Perfectly Undone by Jamie Raintree

#PreFridayReads: Perfectly Undone by Jamie Raintree

by Tall Poppy Aimie K. Runyan Dylan Michaels is a driven obstetrician, focused on establishing her career and making a name for herself in medicine. Her longtime boyfriend Cooper, also a doctor, wants nothing more than to settle down and be a family with the woman he...