Who doesn't love a good fairy tale? Since finishing Holly Black's Folk of the Air books, I've been itching for something new to jump into. A critique partner of mine, Ann Dayleview, recently announced her upcoming fae book release! I jumped on the offer to be part of her cover reveal blog hop. The Blurb … Continue reading Cover Reveal! A Tale of Ashes by Ann Dayleview
I'm back from holiday hiatus! Hope everyone enjoyed happy and healthy yuletide festivities with plenty of time to relax and recuperate. Now that I'm back from my own mini-vacation, figured I'd share my haul of bookish gifts from Christmas 2020 🙂 Happy Reading!
Snowy pines from our afternoon walk We've almost survived 2020! Give yourselves a pat on the back, eat some cake, maybe pop a bottle of champagne. We're almost there!!! That being said, the little bit of the year that's left is going to be busy both with work and prepping for the holidays during a … Continue reading Holiday Hiatus 2020
4 out of 5 Stars The Blurb The rite has existed for as long as anyone can remember: when the prince-who-will-be-king comes of age, he must venture out into the gray lands, slay a fierce dragon, and rescue a damsel to be his bride. This is the way things have always been. When Ama wakes … Continue reading Book Review: Damsel by Elana K. Arnold
5 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb Age of Myth inaugurates another six-book series set in Elan. Since time immemorial, humans have worshipped the gods they call Fhrey, truly a race apart: invincible in battle, masters of magic, and seemingly immortal. But when a god falls to a human blade, the balance of power between … Continue reading Book Review: Age of Myth by Michael J. Sullivan
Hello again everyone! Things are calming down a bit at work finally so I'm back from the depths to continue pelting you with book reviews, photos, and DIY posts. And just for the heck of it, here are some pretty sunset photos from our recent trip to Lake Michigan 🙂
Summer is here and that typically means traveling and concerts, festivals and fun. There's always so much excitement and lots of interesting pictures to post. Not so much this year with Covid and the general political unrest. And on top of that, my day job decided to roll out new software systems in all of … Continue reading Summer Hiatus
4 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb From the authors of the New York Times bestselling novel Welcome to Night Vale and the creators of the #1 international podcast of the same name, comes a collection of episodes from Season One of their hit podcast, featuring an introduction by the authors, behind-the-scenes commentary, and original illustrations. In June of … Continue reading Book Review: Mostly Void, Partially Stars (Welcome to Night Vale) by Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor
We've all been affected by Covid 19. I'm a pharmacist, so our team has been extra busy trying to keep patients healthy--pulling extra hours, working in new capacities, and trying to be flexible and upbeat to keep our fellow coworkers going. Also meant canceling any of my birthday plans 😦 BUT I got a pretty … Continue reading Birthday Book Mail!
Some days I feel like I'd get more more writing done if it wasn't for this goofball... But I also wouldn't give him up for the world 🙂 Some distractions are just too cute to ignore! Happy Writing!