Dear Readers, A topic has come to my attention which I would like to discuss with you: What does and doesn't belong on a book cover in your opinion? Are you okay with quotes from reviews? If so does it matter if they are from other popular authors or newspapers or other publications forms? Are … Continue reading Discussion: What should or shouldn’t be on a book cover?
Dearest Readers, For the vast majority of my life, I have been teased for my tendency to provide human characteristics to inanimate objects as well as animals, otherwise known as personification. I am sure I have even dipped my toe into the depths of anthropomorphism, which according to dictionary.com is the: The attribution of human … Continue reading From the perspective of the page
Hello again dearest Readers! I apologize for the lack of communication with you all as I have been one busy bee in the last two weeks. I am excited to announce that I have only three books left to review before I start my own novel! The countdown is on to start my own writing … Continue reading The countdown is on!
It's summer time! I have decided to compile a list of books I think might just be perfect for whatever your summer has in store for you, whether it is by the beach, campfire, or just on your couch! *a good number of my choices are Young Adult fiction which can make for quick and … Continue reading Summer Reads
Hello again dear readers! I usually am not one to create a quick post about a book I have yet to read, BUT there is a great opportunity/kindle promo for a book which I would definitely grab (and did!) for my summer TBR! I consider this book a "just what I need read!" The Port … Continue reading My Summer = Mystery/Thrillers
when you just can't find your way back to those things that you love? Having finished my novel Whose Story? and after having placed it into the hands of beta readers, sent it to agents/publishers and now having placed it online at Swoon Reads, I find myself simply without. And I feel without is the … Continue reading What do you do dearest readers,
For as long as I can remember, I have always wanted to visit/live in New York City. It sprang more from the era of Breakfast at Tiffany's than Sex and the City, but my desire to be there has always remained constant. I have yet to make it there, but I know one day I … Continue reading Emma in NYC!
Dearest readers, Are there novels which continue to haunt you after you read them? This has happened to me with a bunch of books, but there is one in particular which continues to call to me from my bookshelf. It is Human Remains by Elizabeth Haynes I found this book in a lending library at … Continue reading They still haunt me
Hello again dear readers, I wanted to discuss the ever important bookworm’s favourite pastime: buying books! Specifically BOOK HAULS! (**This post is not sponsored in any way, I just love deals and want to share them with my fellow book lovers!) I have recently come across two great sites for all your book … Continue reading Load ’em up!
Dear Readers, How is your Monday treating you? Mine is zooming by and yet at the same time feels like it is stuck in the mud. I am thinking of adding a writing prompt section to my blog and was wondering what your thoughts might be. Writing prompts have been popping up on my … Continue reading Housekeeping!