Happy Halloween!! I hope all of you have a wonderful day. If you're going trick-or-treating later tonight, please be safe! If you're taking someone trick-or-treating tonight, be even safer and keep them safe! And if you're going out partying/drinking tonight, do it with caution and don't throw up all over your nice costume! Me? I'm … Continue reading Top 5 Creepy Characters That Gave Me the Chills
Okay, so I'm a day early on this. Sue me. However, tomorrow is a Top 5 Tuesday post, and I didn't want to delay it OR publish two posts on the same day, so I'm just wishing y'all a happy Halloween a little bit early. (Although if we're going by Australia or Japan, I guess … Continue reading Happy Halloween!
Where do I even begin with this one? Honestly, though. I haven't reviewed a short story collection on here before, and I'm not sure where to start. How about some backstory? Biketopia: Feminist Bicycle Science Fiction Stories in Extreme Futures seems, at first glance, an incredibly niche genre to be writing for. In some ways, … Continue reading Book Review: “Biketopia: Feminist Bicycle Science Fiction Stories in Extreme Futures,” edited by Elly Blue
I honestly can't believe what this blog has become in the past six months. When I first started blogging in April, I was blogging for myself more than for anyone else. Now I've got 70 followers and almost 130 posts (this will be 126!). I never could have imagined my blog would grow into something … Continue reading Six Months of Blogging!
All right. I'm going to come right out and say it: I only read about 1/3 of Mansfield Park. I just couldn't do it. It was so boring. I just couldn't get into it. I tried so very hard to read this book, but not only is it the longest book, but it's also the most … Continue reading ENG 513: Mansfield Park
I was browsing through my feed as usual, and came across another book tag I wanted to take a shot at. I found it on The Darlings Diary, who said she found it at NatsCloud, who says they found it on BookTube (but didn't leave a link to that). Read only trilogies or stand alones? … Continue reading The Would You Rather Book Tag
Original Recipe from Baking a Moment. This past Sunday, I baked like three million cookies and two cakes (the cinnamon roll cake and my chocolate chip pound cake) for a bake sale for my university's English honor society, Sigma Tau Delta. I baked three different types of cookies: chocolate chip cookies, vanilla sugar cookies, and … Continue reading Recipe Review: Vanilla Sugar Cookies