Book review of “The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas and discussion of “How to be an Antiracist” by Ibram X. Kendi. A listing of books on race and the black experience are also given.
A writing update on my memoir. I discuss how much I have written, how much more I have to write, and techniques I will use to finish my memoir.
A monthly writing update where I share a visual way that has helped me organize my memoir and give a word count update.
My monthly book review is a timely review of Ronan Farrow’s “Catch and Kill” considering he writes about Hollywood and the Oscar nominations were just announced last week. This book chronicles the reporting Farrow did on Harvey Weinstein (disgraced former Hollywood film producer).
A monthly writing update where I ruminate on how to avoid visiting “The Land of Unfinished Projects” with my memoir and announce a new blog URL: http://www.writingbylaura.com
A monthly book review of “Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies of a Silicon Valley Startup” by John Carreyrou. The book is a gripping and fascinating read of crazy greed and ambition that you wish was fiction but isn’t. It’s a biography of former Silicon Valley entrepreneur Elizabeth Holmes and her failed startup Theranos.