M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)

I recently caught the movie version of Robert James Waller’s best-selling novel The Bridges of Madison County on PBS and I liked it better than the book. This being a rare occurrence, I decided to reread the book to dispute this rare anomaly. Although I thoroughly enjoyed the reread, I have to admit that the movie interpretation of the novel trumps the written word. This … Continue reading M.L. Lexi’s Good Reads (or Listening)

Failure Leads To A Writer’s Success

News Flash! Most authors are embarrassed by their first book. I certainly was, and as sure as the sun rises every morning, you will be too. The positive spin of this non-ego stroking exercise is that you will learn loads from the failings of your first book, and your next book will dramatically improve. For more years than I care to admit, I worked in … Continue reading Failure Leads To A Writer’s Success