1. Laura Ruby wrote a post about things she wish she had known before become a published YA author.
2. I have only read three of these novellas from a group of historical authors (so far) but they are great, and free in e right now.
3. And in a week where I watched a friend's documentary about her journey to connect more with her roots, this story about how an woman adopted from China met with, well, a village's worth of families to see if she was maybe their child spoke to me.