My writing life: 16 highlights from 2016

by G. Robert Frazier So, we’re two days into 2017 and I’ve had some time to reflect on 16 highlights from the past year.  But don’t worry, I’m not counting anything politics related. I co-wrote a short script, “Blind Sighted,” with fellow Tennessee screenwriter Dustin Alexander III, which he later produced and directed as a … More My writing life: 16 highlights from 2016

Around the Web: Authors sound off on Trump’s America; awards season begins

It’s been a while since I compiled one of these, and a lot has happened (such as a new president being elected), so here goes: If you just can’t get enough of President-elect Donald Trump, Publishers Weekly has compiled a roundup of its reviews for his books and books about him. The backlash over Trump’s … More Around the Web: Authors sound off on Trump’s America; awards season begins

Around the Web: A curated list of book news, writing tips and more, because, well,…books.

I read somewhere that bloggers like myself shouldn’t waste time with these sorts of curated lists. The argument is that it doesn’t say anything about you, the writer, and it potentially sends readers away from your site. I can see the point of that argument, but I don’t entirely agree. For one, I think the following lists say a lot about me. The links below clearly show my interests in the industry and my support for other writers. … More Around the Web: A curated list of book news, writing tips and more, because, well,…books.

Southern Festival of Books a slice of heaven for book lovers, writers

By G. Robert Frazier One of the biggest challenges presented by events like this weekend’s 28th Annual Southern Festival of Books in Nashville is determining which panels or sessions to attend. It’s a good problem to have. Presented by Humanities Tennessee, more than 150 authors—from literary giants like Winston Groom to up and coming stars … More Southern Festival of Books a slice of heaven for book lovers, writers