Oh boy. We’re getting into dangerous, rant-like territory here, so I hope your hats are tuck tight on your heads. Thanks to Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm for fueling my passionate rants today. Couldn’t have done it without you! To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee I’ve written an entire post as to why this… Read More Top 5 Books I Didn’t Like that Others Loved
I am pleased to tell you that this is my very last day working in retail. You read that right: I am no longer going to be in Retail Hell. I have ascended to a higher plane of existence. Here’s what happened: a few months ago, I interviewed for a receptionist position in the big… Read More The End…and a New Beginning
Original Recipe from Taste of Home. I’ve always wanted to make my own bread. This past week, I found a really cute speckled bread pan at Aldi and decided I was going to make my own bread. The opportunity presented itself on Monday, when both of my tutoring students cancelled on me and I had the… Read More Recipe Review: Basic Homemade Bread
Welcome back to Top 5 Tuesday, hosted as always by Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm! This week’s topic is 5 books that need a prequel. I know I’ve done a list at some point in time where I talked about books that didn’t need a sequel (or am I imagining things?), so this one is especially… Read More Top 5 Books that Need a Prequel
This afternoon, I was sitting in my only class of the semester (The Vonnegut Aesthetic, which reminds me, I still have to write those Vonnegut posts…sigh), and my teacher brought up things that would make Kurt Vonnegut angry in the modern world. Vonnegut, if you didn’t know, passed away in April 2007, so he missed… Read More “Let’s Get Rid of the Humanities!”
Welcome back to Top 5 Tuesday! I missed last week’s because I’m not really caught up with anything even remotely considered contemporary fiction, so I figured I couldn’t give a good post for it. This week, I’ve wracked my brain for answers to this week’s question. Thanks as always to Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm… Read More Top 5 Characters That Would Win “Survivor”
Hello everyone! I have some incredibly exciting news for you today. My first published short story will be collected with an anthology published by Z Publishing House in August, in a collection called Alabama’s Emerging Fiction Writers. You can preorder a copy of the book here! I want everyone to know that this is my very… Read More My First Published Short Story!