Book Review: “The Seven and a Half Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle” by Stuart Turton

I finished this book in two days, only because I had to go to sleep on the first day or risk passing out at work the following day. I even bought a new charging cord for my ancient Kindle Keyboard 3 (that's how old it is!) so I could read this book on the Kindle … Continue reading Book Review: “The Seven and a Half Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle” by Stuart Turton

First Impression Friday: “The Seven and a Half Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle” by Stuart Turton

I've really been on a Kindle kick recently. I even went and bought a replacement charging cord for my Kindle Keyboard 3 (that's how old mine is!) because I got a few books I wanted to read. And some of them were on sale. One such book is this one, The Seven and a Half … Continue reading First Impression Friday: “The Seven and a Half Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle” by Stuart Turton

Wedding Wednesday: Wedding Cake

Who knew that picking out cake would be so stressful? Back when I first got engaged, I probably spent like 10 hours looking at various wedding bakeries etc., online, and finding that literally every single one of them was so far out of what I thought that a cake should cost that I gave up. … Continue reading Wedding Wednesday: Wedding Cake

First Impression Friday: “White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard For White People to Talk About Racism” by Robin DiAngelo

Welcome back to First Impression Friday! Several weeks ago, I talked about how I have been working through a writer's block and how I was going to try and write more. And then 2020 became more of a dumpster fire than it already was and between trying to keep up with what was going on … Continue reading First Impression Friday: “White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard For White People to Talk About Racism” by Robin DiAngelo

“Vacation”

The word "vacation" means something different to me now than it did even just a few months ago. A few months ago, back before everything changed, the main "vacation" I was thinking about was my honeymoon. The original plan was to go to Iceland, as Steven has several acquaintances there (met, as all of our … Continue reading “Vacation”