CatholicVote Launches ‘Hide the Pride’ to Empty Libraries of LGBTQ Content Aimed at Kids

CatholicVote Launches ‘Hide the Pride’ to Empty Libraries of LGBTQ Content Aimed at Kids

America, this is why we can't have nice things. "Hide the Pride" is a new initiative where right-wing Christians will check out LGBTQ materials from the library pride displays and won't return them until the library agrees to remove any materials that support the LGBTQ community from their collection. That has another name. Oh, what [...]

Borrowing People in Human Libraries

Borrowing People in Human Libraries

Libraries are constantly changing at their core in order to maintain their missions of upholding literacy, providing access to free information, and supporting community growth. Libraries aren't just books anymore. Technologies are changing, and with that, libraries constantly need to keep up in order to stay relevant. A new innovative idea that has been circling [...]

Amazon Must-Haves | Holiday Gifts for the Book Nerds 2021

Amazon Must-Haves | Holiday Gifts for the Book Nerds 2021

I've been seeing a lot of mimic posts trending on Tiktok and YouTube of "Amazon must-haves" and "Amazon hauls", so I thought I would do one that will be a little different. Instead of showing the same old items that everyone is highlighting, I'm going to be focusing on Amazon finds specifically for the Bibliophile [...]

Dialogue versus conversation | The difference between good fiction and bad?

Dialogue versus conversation | The difference between good fiction and bad?

I've yet to watch Justified, the modern day western tv show that this article claims has the best dialogue in anything currently being produced, but the article brought up an interesting point: when you are writing dialogue between your characters, the execution is key. If done poorly, it could break your whole story! So how can you [...]