Anticipated releases for the second half of 2019

Okay, so it's mid-June already. Not sure how that happened. Time just keeps passing. Smash Mouth was right - the years really do start coming and they don't stop coming. Anyway. Now that we're nearing the middle of the year, I figured it's time to talk about some of the books I'm looking forward to …

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Which characters from my favorite books am I?

Have you ever come out of a book wondering which character you are most similar to? Me too! Luckily, there's a completely foolproof way of figuring that out. So today I'm going to be combining two wonderful things - personality quizzes and my favorite books - to discover which characters I am from my favorite …

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My experience as a creative writing major

Hi friends, guess what? I graduated college this week! As of May 19, 2019, I have a Bachelor's of Arts in Creative Writing with a minor in political science, which sounds Very Official and Fancy. For the past four years, I've been spending basically all of my time and energy striving toward this goal and …

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8 little tips for new bloggers (what I wish I knew starting out)

When I started blogging back at the beginning of 2018, I had no idea what I was doing. Naturally, I went out looking for advice from other bloggers, and while I found LOTS of incredibly useful tips and guidance, there was still plenty that I learned on my own along the way. This list is …

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Bookish Baking: November cakes from The Scorpio Races

In addition to reading, I spend a lot of my free time these days baking. So it seemed only natural for me to combine these two pastimes. Last week, I was listening to The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater on audiobook and falling in love with the magical island of Thisby and the terrifying water-horses …

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