Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn My rating: 2 of 5 stars I really wanted to like this book. There were so many people out there who love Gillian Flynn. She writes in a genre I used to love (and still do when I find the right book). That just didn’t happen with Sharp Objects. I…

About Stepping Outside Your Comfort Genre

I don’t try to hide that I am particularly fond of the speculative genre, more specifically Fantasy. I live in my own Fantasy wordl and if you dare to mention something I am passionate about expect t hear something from me. I revel in all things fantasy and the ability to make what seems impossible…

About Suspension of Disbelief

For a Fantasy or science fiction there needs to be some sort of suspension of disbelief for the story to work. This occurs with other genres as well. Sometimes this is intentional by the author as they try to set up some grandiose situation. Mysteries and Science Fiction stories often try to reconcile with the…