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It’s bitterly cold here this week. The bitter cold makes the moon and stars seem brighter and more inviting — I want to step out onto my back porch and look at the stars but **brrr** it’s too cold. So … Continue reading
Oy. It’s been a while, hasn’t it. I’ve had one of those falls where every time I got my feet under me, life knocked me back down until I was SO horribly behind on everything I had no hope of … Continue reading
Sorry, all. Thought I was back on track but the world knocked me back down. Fingers crossed that after today it will all be better and I’ll be back next week.
After spending a couple of weeks sick, I’m back. What I Read: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater (YA, paranormal, ghost story, witch, mystery) ★★★★★ I loved it. Absolutely loved it. While the language is not as lyrical as The … Continue reading
Last year we lost power twice, once for less than a week thanks to Hurricane Irene and then for 10 days thanks to Snowpocalyse. After three massive storms in 12 months, I’ve worked out my own version of a storm-prep … Continue reading
I’m out sick today so no post. The giveaway for Uncontrollable will end next Monday instead of today so there is still time to enter. See y’all next week.
When something I have put a lot of effort into goes wrong, I think “Oh the toil we lost and the spoil we lost/ And the excellent things we planned”. I was looking into where that line came from and … Continue reading
What I’m reading The second book in a series often isn’t as good as the first… this week I read three (THREE!) second books that were better than the first: Uncontrollable by S.R. Johannes (indie, mystery, outdoorsy, winter camping, strong-girl … Continue reading
What I’m reading Dodger by Terry Pratchett (YA, quasi-historical fiction, Dickensian, street urchins, humor, ARC) pub. 9/13 I’m 44% of the way through Dodger and it has moved to the top of my ‘reading’ pile because I’m getting into the … Continue reading