Hello bookworms! Have you heard of 1,000 Words of Summer? It was created by author Jami Attenberg. Here's the scoop: "This a five-thousand strong community of writers of all levels who are all supporting each other to write 1,000 words a day for two weeks every summer since 2018. The 2020 session will be from… Continue reading 1,000 Words of Summer
Hello bookworms, As many of you know, things are tough right now. I've been able to keep myself busy with the blog and my reading but at this time I will be taking a brief hiatus. I will be back next week. Be well friends!
We're officially six months into the year, and I thought it would be fun to do a check-in on my 2019 Literary Resolutions to see how far I've come. At the beginning of the year I came up with the following vague-on-purpose literary resolutions: Read different genres Read at least 5 classics Listen to at least… Continue reading Six Month Check-In: 2019 Literary Resolutions
Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week's topic is: Characters That Remind Me… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Characters that Remind Me of Myself
It's a new month, which means I'm joining in on another weekly bookish meme. First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words and is exactly what it sounds like! Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the… Continue reading First Lines Fridays ~ No. 1
This week has been so busy, but I finally got my TBR in order! Here's what I'm planning to read this month... Mirage by Somaiya Daud I Like Him, He Likes Her (Alice series #13-15) by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor Serious Moonlight by Jenn Bennett The Dazzling Heights by Katharine McGee Crux: A Cross-Border Memoir by Jean Guerrero… Continue reading May TBR
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme from That Artsy Reader Girl and was originally created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week's theme is Inspirational Book Quotes. Here are some of my favorites: "I don't know what lies around the bend, but I'm going to believe that the best does." - L.M. Montgomery,… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Inspirational Book Quotes