Funny enough, today's post was supposed to be a book review... But with all the Twitter drama around tagging authors in reviews, I needed to post an impromptu discussion post today about this! If you're not deep in the muck that is Twitter drama, here's a bit of backstory to fill you in. If you … Continue reading Let’s Talk About: Book reviews & tagging authors
Hello and welcome to my new Blogger Spotlight series. I don't get as much time as I'd like to go visiting blogs, so when I do make time there are a few blogs I really love that I try to make sure to visit. I'd like to share some of those blogs (and their bloggers) … Continue reading Blogger Spotlight: Ezrah @ I Heart Romance
Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl. Today I'm talking about the ten most recent additions to my bookshelf. I was lucky enough to get some great bookish gifts from friends over the holidays, so most of these additions are from that! Mermaid Inn by Jenny Holiday This was an ARC … Continue reading Ten most recent additions to my bookshelf
Well, we're two weeks into the new year. How is everyone doing on their reading/blogging New Year's Resolutions? Because I am *struggling*, friends. I've read a whopping three books so far this year, one of which I read over half of in 2019 and another which was a graphic novel. I'm behind on my ARCs/egalleys … Continue reading Let’s Talk About: Reading (and blogging) distractions
Remember when I said I wasn't doing any challenges in 2020? Yeah, that didn't last long, haha. But I just couldn't pass up this 2020 Reading Embrace by the geniuses at The Heaving Bosoms. For someone who doesn't really listen to podcasts, I sure do love the people who make podcasts... Maybe I should start … Continue reading The Heaving Bosoms 2020 Reading Embrace (and sort of also podcasts in general)
Let's talk about setting a reading goal for the year! In 2019 I set my original goal at 52 books - a book a week, seems doable, right? And then when I beat that goal in April I upped it to 100, then when I beat THAT I upped it to 150, then when I … Continue reading Let’s Talk About: Setting a reading goal for the year
New year, new blog? You may have noticed I updated my layout, got some new graphics... I've been pretty checked out from blogging for the last half of 2019 because I've had to focus on my mental health, and I just didn't have the spoons to keep up here. Thankfully I'm doing a lot better … Continue reading Happy New Year!
(Bookish) Goals/Resolutions Get NetGalley Feedback Ratio to 80% (and KEEP IT THERE!) Once caught up to 20 oustanding egalleys, the new goal is to have no more than 20 outstanding at any given time. Visit Love's Sweet Arrow in Chicago Ari and I have a tentative plan to take the Megabus in the summer/fall Grow … Continue reading New Year, New Goals!
One of my goals (resolutions?) for 2020 is to do more discussion/meme/tag content posts, so I don't get stuck in the Review Rut. And what better way to spark some inspiration that by participating in Top Ten Tuesday?! Hosted by the lovely Jana @ That Artsy Reader Girl, so go check it out if you … Continue reading Top Ten Books I Hope to Find Under My Tree
In honor of Halloween coming up (so fast!) let's talk VILLAINS. YESSSSSS. I saw this over on Lindsay's blog and knew I needed to do it. I mosssssstly agree with her choices, so that's fun, haha. So thanks for sharing your picks, Lindsay, and for the inspo to post about this! 5. Hades from Hercules I … Continue reading Top 5 Disney Villains