I like to think I've always been a reader. I remember my parents reading to me; I remember Scholastic book fairs and designated reading time in elementary school; I remember walking to and from the library every single weekend; I remember always being a reader. And thinking about my history of reading also got me thinking about the people who inspired . . .
Happy Saturday, everyone! Boy, am I glad it's the weekend... I love my job, but I've been absolutely swamped and extremely stressed out. I'm going to enjoy this weekend and miss it when it's gone. Also, I'm a day late, but happy March! It's hard to believe we're already on the third month of 2019. [...]
It's been a while since I've posted one of these random, rambling Saturday posts... There's a reason behind this, and today I kind of want to talk about those reasons. I'll be talking about reading slumps and the reasons why I fall into them, especially here lately. I remember the days before going to college. [...]
Hello, lovies! Thank god it's Saturday, am I right? This week, I'd like to talk about listening to/about books. I have a boring job. And by boring, I mean I deal with people who maintain and inspect foreclosed houses. I have an English degree---I don’t care about foreclosed houses, unless it’s a story about foreclosed [...]
Hello, my lovely followers and fellow bloggers! Sorry it's been so long! I've recently started a new job---which has taken up most of my time---and I've been bogged down with Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter for, like, 2 weeks. I hate it so much I'm not even going to review it. I will finish it, though, [...]
As you all know, I like lists, and I wanted to make one today for you guys. I've come across books that are perfect to read during certain circumstances, or when you're in a certain mood, or something like that. Here's the first set I've come up with! Enjoy! ... Continue reading
This week I'm here to talk about killing off characters in some of your favorite novels. I know, I know. Touchy subject. But I was catching up on everybody's favorite HBO series--Game of Thrones season 6--and also finishing up the ... Continue reading