Friday Links

Happy Friday, everyone! I hope you’re all ready for a lovely weekend of reading, writing, and perhaps a little bit of leftover Valentine’s romance. Don’t forget to checkout this week’s ARC giveaway, which runs until Monday, February 18th. In the meantime, I offer you some entertaining and educational links. Enjoy!

17 Essays by Female Writers that Everyone Should Read – A nice assortment courtesy of Flavorwire.

My Brain Is a Jerk – YA author Laini Taylor on writing and perfectionism.

British Newspaper Archive – Researching English events of the past couple of centuries? Check out this great resource.

A League of Ordinary Gentlemen: A Conversation with Julian Barnes – The author chats (in spite of himself) with The Millions.