. . . And Two Books I Did Read, Sorta — By Lauren Winner and Anne LaMott

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Yesterday I wrote about five intriguing books that have come across my desk in recent months -- good books that I never got … [Read more...]

Good Books I Haven’t Really Read: Anna Quindlen, Stephen Prothero, David Talbot and a Book About French Love . . .

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Seven books I never read. Make that five, because I did actually skim through two of the seven intriguing books currently … [Read more...]

Lauren Winner: Seven Pithy Writing Tips From a Best-Selling Memoirist

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Lauren Winner, author of  the popular memoir Girl Meets God, was in San Francisco last weekend giving advice to religion … [Read more...]

Writing Room: A Week With Lauren Winner — Of “Girl (Woman) Meets God”

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I posted this entry a couple years ago after a writing workshop week in Santa Fe with Lauren Winner. She's a fascinating … [Read more...]