The “How To” on “50 Shades” Kind of Fun

Far be it for HeadLitzyDitz to ignore what her readers are looking for. I crack up every time I check my blog stats only to find people are still reading my review on “50 Shades of Grey.” Of all the books I’ve read this year and last, it really ranks as one of the worst.Continue reading “The “How To” on “50 Shades” Kind of Fun”

The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty

Um, yeah. That was disturbing. On a mission to prove there’s better writing in erotica than “50 Shades of Grey,” I downloaded Anne Rice’s first book in a trilogy, “The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty.” I’ll be blunt—it is better writing. Much better writing. But this is definitely a “to each their own” kind of thing.Continue reading “The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty”

50 Shades of Grey

Well. Let’s be clear about one thing. It was a coworker who showed me an article about this book first. I was practically DARED to read this book. It was forced upon me, I say. Forced, like Christian Grey’s broad, tanned, smooth shoulders upon Ana’s full, perky, lascivious … E.L. James is no Tolstoy (yes,Continue reading “50 Shades of Grey”