GIVE ME ALL THE BOOKS! It's a new year, (I know, we keep saying this) and with it, comes new books! I decided to compile a very short list of books I need in my life...like, yesterday! Some are new, still awaiting to grace the shelves of the wonderful, and magical land called...bookstores. Did you… Continue reading Books I need in my life, like, yesterday…
Hello friends! It's that time again where I crawl into my most comfiest of clothes, don't wear makeup, prescription glasses on instead of contacts, my hair is a nest on top of my head, and the coffee is flowing till the wee hours of the night. I'M WRITING! What? Oh, you think you can write a… Continue reading Writing in the New Year
Goodreads: Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper is cynical and loyal, and she doesn’t think she’s the prettiest of her friends by a long shot. She’s also way too smart to fall for the charms of man-slut and slimy school hottie Wesley Rush. In fact, Bianca hates him. And when he nicknames her “the Duff,” she throws her… Continue reading Book Talk: ‘The Duff’ by Kody Keplinger
Hello my friends! Feels so good to return to the bookish front of blogging and share with you all my random rambling delights. As a 'COME BACK PARTY' post, I decided to put the spotlight on a debut series I have had the privilege of getting a sneak peek into. Who loves... Well, if ya do or… Continue reading Book Spotlight: EVE: The Awakening by Jenna Moreci
Pfft! Yeah, about that...I have NOT been keeping calm. Can we take a brief moment to talk about this? Where the HELL did the year go? We ate turkey? We dressed in costumes and trusted strangers to gives us candy? We went to the beach and swam in oceans and swimming pools? Because, I don't… Continue reading December Expectations: Books, Authors, Writing, Oh my!
In James Scott Bell's 'Plot & Structure', chapter one asks, "What is plot, anyway?" 1. A small piece of ground, generally used for burying dead people, including writers. Get it? Because, plot kills...right? *crickets* Ba-dum-tssss! Pun aside, if you're a writer, I would--as well as many other authors--recommend this book. Remember when I told… Continue reading Plot Kills.
Hello friends, new and old alike. The weeks leading up to this weekend have been exciting and busy. My wonderful and brilliant Momma surprised me with a 6-day vacation to Missouri to visit my best friend! We hadn't seen each other in over a year and a half and I myself have not traveled since… Continue reading Am I Cheating On My First Book While Writing A Second?