Book Review: Convincing Leopold


Book Review

It’s hard to believe that I read my first Ava March book a little over a year ago. Since then I’ve read almost everything else she’s written, including this ARC of the re-release of Convincing Leopold. Convincing Leopold is the sequel to Convincing Arthur. This is what I love about Ava – she writes the […]

January 30, 2016

Stuff I’ve Done – The Outtakes


List

I have managed to spill coffee on myself, my couch, my afghan, or my floor every day for the past three months. I’m not even surprised anymore. I finished my NaNoWriMo challenge with 2 days to spare! The last week was tough because what I thought was the midpoint was actually the climax and the […]

December 2, 2015

What It’s All About


Deconstructing the Artist

In an effort to improve my blogging, particularly my posting consistency, I have signed up for Blogging University‘s class “Blogging 101.” First assignment? Post who I am and why I’m here. Since I’ve had this blog going for a bit, I hope my stalwart followers (Anna) know that this blog is about writing, books, and […]

September 7, 2015

The Things We Never Say


Things Just Got Real

I am a big proponent of being open and honest with our words. I am all for free speech and authenticity and sharing. There are, however, certain things that aren’t said for a reason. They aren’t said because the only possible outcome will be to hurt another person. It’s not a good reaction/bad reaction situation. It’s […]

June 30, 2015

RT Top Ten


Fun Stuff

Top Ten RT Booklovers Convention Moments (in no particular order) 1. Making a new friend on the shuttle from the airport. This then led to making many more new friends. By Wednesday we’d formed a posse. By Friday we made plans to all come back next year! 2. On Saturday I was walking through the […]

May 20, 2015

5 Reasons I Almost Stopped Writing This Blog


Early Posts, Fun Stuff

Let’s face it, once the blog is up and running and you’ve spent a few giddy hours playing with font and rearranging photos, the excitement of the whole thing wears off and you’re faced with the prospect of now actually running a blog.  Thus this list: 5 Reasons I Almost Stopped Writing This Blog 1. […]

March 14, 2015