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9 Literary Events in Cleveland This Summer

This post is for all my Believelanders! This week we will be celebrating our home town of Cleveland, Ohio. During #WriteinCLE week, we will be showcasing some of our favorite literary traditions and institutions as well as  discussing some of our favorite literary spots in Cleveland. Now that summer is approaching, we wanted to give… Continue reading 9 Literary Events in Cleveland This Summer

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Book Club Summer Reading List

Summer time and the reading’s easy! Summer is coming up and we have quite the stock up of books to read. So, we thought that in order to round out our Book Club features for this week, we could highlight some of our books in our TBR piles. Our favorite part about summer is being… Continue reading Book Club Summer Reading List

Word Nerd Wednesday

Word Nerd Wednesday: Cantankerous

Here at Lit & Love, we obviously love words. In a collective effort to celebrate and expand our vocabulary, every Wednesday we will be posting a word we love: words we discover in our readings, words we stumble across in our conversations, or sometimes words that we just like the sound of. How can you get in… Continue reading Word Nerd Wednesday: Cantankerous

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Top 5 Book Club Books from Our Booze & Book Club

To continue our awesome Book Club Week, we are going to do some short reviews of our favorite books we’ve read for our Booze & Book Club. We highly recommend any of these for your next book club if you haven’t read them already. If you too want to start a book club check out… Continue reading Top 5 Book Club Books from Our Booze & Book Club

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5 Ways to Transform Your Book Club from Boring to Brilliant

Yesterday we discussed the 5 Essentials of a Perfect Book Club, and today we are ready to share 5 ways to really take your book club up a notch and make it legendary. We hope that these creative suggestions will either amp up your existing book club, or make your first book club meeting something… Continue reading 5 Ways to Transform Your Book Club from Boring to Brilliant

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5 Essentials of a Perfect Book Club

Alright, ladies and gentlemen, today we are going to share with you some of our deepest trade secrets and most prized information. Sarah and I are part of an enviable book club known as Booze & Books (can you tell we like alliteration around here?). About every other month (sometimes once a month), our closest… Continue reading 5 Essentials of a Perfect Book Club

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Freewrite Friday: I Need a Hero

Happy Friday, freewriters! We made it through a fantastic week of geek, so why not top it off with an exercise in tribute to our favorite fandom stories. I’m talking about heroes, of course. Every good series has a solid hero or set of heroes who undertake impossible-seeming tasks. Amy did a lot of research for… Continue reading Freewrite Friday: I Need a Hero