Ten Best Books I Read This Year


List

I made this list for obvious reasons. Obvious to me but since you’re not in my head, here they are: I love lists. It’s the end of December* so end of year top ten lists are all the rage. I read a whole lot of books this year that you should read too. Ten Best […]

January 11, 2016

Things I Love – October Edition


Fun Stuff

Things I Love Inside Amy Schumer. Amy, you are an empress of comedy. I literally could not forget some of your skits even if I tried. The “What Not to Write” post series by Smart Bitches Trashy Books. Cave splooge, Twinky metaphors, and calloused naughty bits. I thought I would fall out of my chair from uncontrollable […]

October 17, 2015

Things I Have Done, Am Doing, Want to Do, Etc.


List

Time for a list, don’t you think? This weekend I went to Chicago to visit my sister. It was a huge wake up call for me. I’ve got to figure out how I can fit more reading time into my day. My new favorite animal is the Sand Cat. They are so cute! An dangerous […]

October 13, 2015

There’s Some Weird Stuff Out There


Fun Stuff

This is the beginning of another blog post series I’m embarking on. In this series I will fill you in on some of the strange and unusual sub-genres that exist within romance. You don’t have to be a romance reader to know the basic ones – contemporary, historical, chick lit, erotica, etc. Those aren’t what I’m talking […]

September 21, 2015

This Week I Read…


This Week I Read

Welcome to the September 14th Edition of This Week I Read… Since I started working at the public library, I have discovered so many new and interesting books (like A LOT of books!). I’ve mastered the inter-library loan system that allows me to get books from anywhere in Michigan. The only problem is, when five […]

September 15, 2015

Love a Good List


List

This past Sunday I finished the first draft of my novel (yeah!). The moment I wrote those words “the end,” I felt sad, like losing my best friend sad. I love first drafts, that’s why I start and abandon so many of them. BUT, if there is ever to be a final draft or a […]

September 9, 2015

Off the Grid, Just a Little


Early Posts, Fun Stuff

I spent the weekend without wifi.  Is this even possible you ask?  Well I was house sitting and had forgotten to get the password.  Rather then be a pest, calling to ask for the wifi password, I decided to go without, thinking it might help me write.  Which it did, sort of.  What I really […]

March 24, 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