Well, you guys, despite all of your great advice from my last post about this camping trip, I have not managed to break any bones or acquire chicken pox. So the trip is still on. And guys, packages have started arriving at the house... The husband claims there was a sale at REI, which I … Continue reading A Camping Trip Update-Pls Send Help
A Spark of Light, by Jodi Picoult Goodreads ¦ Amazon¦ Barnes & Noble Series?: No Publisher: Ballantine Books Release Date: October 2, 2018 Length: 354 pages Source: ARC Format: Paperback Times Read: Once Rating: .5 The warm fall day starts like any other at the Center—a women’s reproductive health services clinic—its staff offering care to anyone who passes through its … Continue reading Review-A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult
Once upon a time, I taught myself to read when I was something like 4 years old. Exact age is unconfirmed because my mom is the only one who could verify, and she died when I was 11. I know it was before I started kindergarten, because once I got to elementary school, there used … Continue reading Self-Publishing, 30 Years Ago
To Be Honest, by Maggie Ann Martin Goodreads ¦ Amazon¦ Barnes & Noble Series?: No Publisher: Swoon Reads Release Date: August 21, 2018 Length: 304 pages Source: ARC Format: Paperback Times Read: Once Rating: Body Positivity FTW Savannah is dreading being home alone with her overbearing mother after her sister goes off to college. But if she can just … Continue reading Release Day Review-To Be Honest by Maggie Ann Martin
So, here's the thing. For months, I've been telling the husband that I would go on one of his crazy hiking/camping trips with him. But since I was working full time and always using my vacation time to fly back east to see my sister and nephews, I figured it would be years before we … Continue reading The Worst Has Happened-An Unemployment Update
Hey guys. I know posts have been sparse, and probably will continue to be for a bit. Last week I was very unexpectedly laid off, and this week I've been visiting my uncle in the hospital. Tomorrow morning, my favorite uncle, my mom's best friend, will be taken off of life support to go join … Continue reading I’m Not Gone!
A lot of you really seemed to enjoy my bookshelf tour from a few weeks ago, so I'm back today with an update. Shelf 3 aka The Floor Piles? Still there. Renee Ahdieh's fourth book? Still unaccounted for. ARCs in dated piles? You wish. But I have been able to make one huge improvement--guys, I … Continue reading 8 Candles: A Bookshelf Update