Monthly Archives: November 2014

My work or lack thereof

Here’s an update of my life (or lack thereof)… What I’ve recently read: Insurgent by Veronica Roth If I keep this up I’ll average about a book a week. But, of course, I can’t keep it up. When I’m in … Continue reading

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“Cruel Beauty” by Rosamund Hodge

I recently finished reading Cruel Beauty, Rosamund Hodge’s debut novel. It’s a young adult fantasy combining a retelling of the fairytale Beauty and the Beast and Greek mythology. Her mission was to kill him. Her destiny was to love him. … Continue reading

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Books as rewards? Yes, please!

Yeah, that has nothing to do with the post but I thought it was hilarious especially since that’s really what I look like when I’m not making an effort to look pleasant. I have mad skills at looking scary angry. … Continue reading

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Stephen King’s Top 20 Rules For Writers.

Stephen King’s Top 20 Rules For Writers 1. First write for yourself, and then worry about the audience. “When you write a story, you’re telling yourself the story. When you rewrite, your main job is taking out all the things…

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Books Galore

Whenever my parents come to visit I always feel as if I’m gorging…on books. A love of reading and a love of books runs deep in my family’s veins. Parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, siblings. After my dad’s mom died, … Continue reading

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