Literary pet peeves

I have many pet peeves. It isn’t healthy how many things annoy me. Not superficial annoyance, mind you, but deep abhorrence. The subject of this post will center on my literary pet peeves. In order of most annoying: “Than ever” (and every variant therein) How lazy is this literary device? Some authors cannot help themselves, …

The faux book club

Last month, my best friend, who has this brilliant book blog, had the brilliant idea to start what she has dubbed a faux bookclub (I think faux may need to be italicized ‘cause it’s French, which means it’s fancy).  What the heck is a faux bookclub??  I’m glad you asked. The top definition of faux is …