Posts tagged “reading”

Hugo House’s Best-Loved Books of 2016

Posted Wed, 12/07/2016 - 8:00am by  |  Category:

The concept of a “best books” list isn’t, well, novel but we’d be remiss if we didn’t ask the writers and readers of Hugo House what kept them turning pages this year. What couldn’t they put down? What gripped them…

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How to Write a Love Letter

Posted Thu, 2/04/2016 - 8:00am by  |  Category:

Dear Beloved Reader, We write this at the start of the year’s most love-drunk month: February. Cupid has officially taken up residency in grocery stores near you, trailing a string of red, white, and pink paper hearts. Expect the romance…

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Books Hugo House Loved in 2015 — Read Them This Year

Posted Wed, 1/13/2016 - 8:00pm by  |  Category:

You’ve seen plenty of best books of 2015, but what about favorite? Trust us: there’s a difference. A piece of writing might be the best in its field—renowned for its surprising use of language, its daring feats of prose — but…

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How to Read Your Writing Aloud

Posted Mon, 1/11/2016 - 1:41pm by  |  Category:

Writers are the prairie dogs of the professional kingdom. It’s not that we aren’t social—we spend our days surrounded by people, many of whom we’ve even created ourselves. Rather, we dread the unexpected. Sharpened comments descending without warning, bent on…

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Classy Talk with Ed Skoog

Posted Sat, 12/21/2013 - 12:17am by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Richard Hugo and his CirclesPeople should take this class if…

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