Back in kindergarten, I was a writing fiend! My teacher told my parents at every parent-teacher night that I had a wild imagination. I was constantly drawing with crayons and putting together short stories (with female protagonists :)) to share in class. I am not sure what happened between then and now but that fire … More An Author’s Life (Re)Imagined
Fiction, fantasy, romance, young adult – these are a few of the genres I have traditionally been attracted to throughout my reading life thus far. Immersing myself in imaginative worlds, scenarios, and relationships has been a great escape from reality. However, my naivety is increased about the world and its outcomes. Diving into memoirs has … More There’s Something About Memoirs
Title: How Not to Travel the World: Adventures of a disaster-prone backpacker Author: Lauren Juliff Published: 2015 Pages: 352 Genre: Travel, Memoir Format: Print copy from Amazon My rating: 4/5 Synopsis: I had no life experience, zero common sense and had never eaten rice. I suffered from debilitating anxiety, was battling an eating disorder and had just had my heart … More Book Review: How Not to Travel the World by Lauren Juliff
We are through 2018! My GoodReads Reading Challenge was 85 this year. As we close out 2018, here is where I landed: 85/85 (100%) Here are the books I have read (and some reviewed) links to reviews OR Goodreads: 5 Stars
We are about 3/4 through 2018! As I kept my GoodReads Reading Challenge at 85 this year, I have to keep myself in check and see how my progress is! Also, what I’m projected to accomplish the last 1/4! As of right now, here is where I’m sitting: 59/85 (69%) Here are the books I … More Goodreads Challenge Update (#3 2018)
The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Currently Reading: October Sky by Homer Hickam and The Alienist by Caleb Carr Recently Finished Reading: Bee Season by Myla Goldberg Reading Next: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood What is your WWW Wednesday?