Way back (a little over a month ago), I posted about doing Camp NaNoWriMo in July, and also posted about where I was mid-way through. Well, now July is done, and I’ve actually hit my goal! I’ve been working on a story that hovers between a science fiction and urban fantasy story depending on my mood and what… Continue reading Camp NaNoWriMo July 2018: I Did It!
Happy Saturday! I’ve been listening to audiobooks all week, so it was a little tricky to come up with a song this week. So I went back to one of my go-tos for your listening pleasure. Pretty Archie hails from back where I’m from, though I’ve only seen them to date out here. They’re a… Continue reading Saturday Song: Where Were You by Pretty Archie
There are so many great bookish product shops out there, and so many awesome designs that relate to books. I wish I could buy a lot more than I do, but shipping to Canada tends to be very painful. But that’s another discussion for another day. So when I was asked to feature Literary Book… Continue reading The Lovely Products at Literary Book Gifts + Promo Code
Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule. Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess. Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing. Cooper, the athlete, is the all-star baseball pitcher. And Simon, the outcast, is the creator of Bayview… Continue reading Audiobook Reviews: One of Us is Lying & The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue
Valentine has spent years trying to outrun her mother’s legacy. But small towns have long memories, and when a new string of murders occurs, all signs point to the daughter of a murderer. Only one person believes Valentine is innocent—Rowan Blackshaw, the son of the man her mother killed all those years ago. Valentine vows… Continue reading Book Review: The Girl at the Grave by Teri Bailey Black
We don’t get visitors. Not out here. We never have. In Iain Reid’s second haunting, philosophical puzzle of a novel, set in the near-future, Junior and Henrietta live a comfortable, solitary life on their farm, far from the city lights, but in close quarters with each other. One day, a stranger from the city arrives… Continue reading Book Review: Foe by Iain Reid
Happy Saturday! I can’t believe we’re into August already. It seems like summer just started, and now school goes back in a month. So I guess we need to make the most of summer while we still have it! How about a nice, fun, summery song? Spotify has come through again with a fun song… Continue reading Saturday Song: Somethin’ From Nothing’ by Fairground Saints