From the Back Porch

Sunshine State of Mind

June 6, 2023

It’s Summer and that means it’s time for the Sunshine State reads!

The Benefits of Shopping Local

May 31, 2023

Going into an independent bookstore is always a breath of fresh air.

Journals and Pencils and Pens, Oh My!

April 17, 2023

We know you journal and pen lovers are out there, waiting and wishing for an event where you can rave about your love of stationery. Look no further, we have just the thing planned.

Why We Sell New Books

April 5, 2023

As a bookstore, we have chosen to sell new books rather than used ones because...

A Bookstore with Muscle

March 28, 2023

Writer’s Block Bookstore brings a wealth of non-author events that will keep you turning the page!

'We Should Not Be Friends' Review

February 21, 2023

This is one of the best books I read this year. This memoir is about a friendship between two Yale college students who are members of a secret society they joined as seniors. The book takes us on a forty-year friendship.

Big Plans for Events in 2023

December 7, 2022

Goodbye 2022, and hello 2023! Rather than pointing out how fast this year went by, I want to share in my excitement that we can finally gather and share. Let us think about 2023 like it's 2019. We were gearing up to have fantastic events.

A Message From Lauren

November 11, 2022

Big Writer’s Block announcement!  We have re-vamped and updated our website to make it easier for you to use I’ve wanted to improve it for a long time, and I am grateful that we finally wer

Welcome to our new Website and Blog!

November 6, 2022

We are finally ready to launch our new website.  We are excited and proud of the way it turned out.  As we head into the holiday season, I want to wish everyone a happy and healthy season.