August Wrap-Up | Finished Drafts and Favorite Podcasts

Hello, dear readers, I’m currently mourning the death of summer. If you’re wondering, I’m still in the denial phase.  How on earth can August be over already? We’re heading into cooler temperatures, auburn leaves, and drawing nearer to the dreaded w*nter. As lovely as autumn is, I will miss the sunshine and cicadas.  I had … More August Wrap-Up | Finished Drafts and Favorite Podcasts

30 Bookish Gift Ideas That Are Perfect For This Christmas

Hello, dear readers! Is anyone else surprised that Christmas is just around the corner? Many of the people who I’ve talked to are scrambling to finish Christmas shopping and preparations, because– with all the craziness this year has brought– the holidays have crept up on us. Hence the reason that a number of the gift … More 30 Bookish Gift Ideas That Are Perfect For This Christmas

Dawnshard Book Review | Long Novellas and Legendary Islands

Hello, dear readers, You know what I love about epic fantasy? Among many other reasons, I love that we get “novellas” the size of novels. Seriously, it makes the long waits between books much more bearable. Dawnshard by Brandon Sanderson weighs in at 209 pages, once again making me wish I possessed Sanderson’s talent for … More Dawnshard Book Review | Long Novellas and Legendary Islands

Author Interview with Amie Woleslagle | Fifteen Blog Tour

Hello dear readers! I’m so excited to share today’s post with you. It’s full of poetry, flowers, hope in the midst of mental illness and struggle, and to top it all off, an interview with an author I know. Amie Woleslagle is releasing Fifteen, a poetry compilation, and I’m thrilled to be a part of … More Author Interview with Amie Woleslagle | Fifteen Blog Tour

Deciding Fictional Characters’ Enneagram Types

Hello, dear readers! Sorry for missing last week’s post. Life has been a little crazy. However, I had a bunch of fun with today’s post– going through the Enneagram personality types and choosing a character for each one. So long as they’re taken with a grain of salt, I find the Enneagram helpful for understanding … More Deciding Fictional Characters’ Enneagram Types

5 Books that Prove Classics are Anything But Boring

Hello, dear readers! What’s your first thought when you hear “classic books?” I think of leatherbound tomes thick with that lovely old-book-smell (a scent which seriously deserves its own name). I feel a spark of curiosity because, even though it’s a bit daunting, there’s an irresistible wisdom in many of the classics I’ve encountered. I … More 5 Books that Prove Classics are Anything But Boring