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Tawk Amongst Ya-selves

Like, I’ve mentioned before, I’m reading the Mercy Thompson series by Patricia Briggs. I’ve really enjoyed diving in to the series and am now on the 3rd book! One of the things I like the best is the portrayal of ...

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It's Like Comparing Croissants and Quiche

Comparing books can be challenging at times. Readers often compare and contrast books’ writing styles, varying time periods or differing character personalities. It can be like comparing apples and oranges at times. Or in my tastier version- like comparing croissants ...

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The Trouble with Romance

I don’t know about you, but I’m the type of person that gets easily carried away with things. It’s just my personality. If I love something, I really, really love it and want to talk about it with anyone who ...

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Books I Would Gladly Use to Fuel a Bonfire

The single greatest thing I love about birthdays is the surprises. I love not knowing what’s underneath all the tissue paper or wondering what that thick, square wrapped shape could be (probably a book). I guess it’s the element of ...

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I refuse to use "Arrrrggg!" in this title. Oh wait…

Pirates. Everybody loves a swashbuckling pirate, right? They’re dangerous. They’re ambitious. They sail. And, if they play their cards right, they get to rock some smudged eyeliner. I personally am a total sucker for pirates stories. Back in high school, ...

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Livin' on a Prayer

So, despite my critique 2 posts ago (Total Eclipse of the Heart), I saw Eclipse last night. It was great! I absolutely loved the interpretation of the book. Seeing your favorite scenes outside your own head and on a movie ...

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Decisions, Decisions

Sometimes, I just need to lighten up. If I had to be a Friends TV show character, I would definitely be Monica. Or even Niles from Fraiser- minus the germ obsession. In all my left-brained glory, I am a weigh-all-your-options, ...

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Maybe Later

Sometimes I think of myself as a literary pirate. I love reading so much that I’m tirelessly and constantly on the lookout for the next new book that’ll keep me awake till 3 a.m. 4 days in a row. I’m ...

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Hello, Reality!

Here I am. A year after graduation. A lot has happened in the past year- some truly amazing things and some very disappointing things. Example: Amazing–getting married to my one true love!; Disappointing–the entire job search experience, plus getting laid ...

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The Unexpected

I have a lot to be thankful for lately. I had an amazing day  at SeaWorld with my best friend last week. It was a relaxing, inexpensive day (my bestie works there and got us free tickets!). We even got ...

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