February in Review

Hello folks! It seems its been a while since I've written a lighter hearted post. Thoughts are good, don't ever hear me say otherwise, but it's nice to have an old fashioned fun post every once in a while. Anyhow, this month has been... interesting? I've learned a lot about myself and the people around... Continue Reading →

The Best of 2018

I know, another end of the year post. But I had to include my favorites of this year. //Books// War and Peace - beautiful, poignant, and so true to life, this book means more to me than words allow The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society - so adorable! I want to read more books told... Continue Reading →

Taylor Swift Book Tag

Ten year old me and now me may have been a wee bit excited when they saw this tag. Taylor Swift and books?! Fun fun fun. I'm stealing this tag from the lovely Olivia's blog over on Meanwhile, in Rivendell... (her blog is everything bright and wonderful. so go give a view or two.) Here goes:... Continue Reading →

September and Such

September! What a month, school's started and fall is supposed to be coming. (It hasn't. It wasn't even cold the day I took this picture with my hot latte and sweater. I just like to walk around pretending the leaves are changing colors and the weather is below 70. You feel?) Not much has occurred in... Continue Reading →

May 1933

In the May of 1933, German students gathered in universities to burn literature deemed "offensive" to the Third Reich. This is a vignette I wrote about this event. ~ The night wrapped its dark embrace around the students, enshrouding them despite the glowering flames. Their shouts pierced the crackle of the fire. Each shout and... Continue Reading →

Review: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

*furiously wipes tears from eyes* Nope. No. No really, I'm not crying. *distant wailing from back of the car.* I promise you that isn't me. That was me. I finished The Book Thief  in the car surrounded by my family so having an emotional breakdown wouldn't have been an acceptable thing to do. I assure you I... Continue Reading →

My Aesthetic

With summer has come much Pinterest time, which could be good or bad depending on how you look at it. Today I don't anything super profound to share, so I thought I'd share some image which I think give you a fairly accurate glimpse of yours truly. COFFEEEEEEE I need coffee. Well, I don't actually... Continue Reading →

Facts and Fancies

We've all got our quirks. Some of us, *cough* *cough* myself, are a little more quirky than others. But hey, that's what makes us all unique. Anyway, today I'm just sharing some of my random musings and the things that have captured my interest lately. ~Facts~ Currently Drinking: Chai tea Last Thing I Ate: Cobb... Continue Reading →

Review: War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

As you may have noticed, my book reviews have been less frequent as of late. The last three months I've been doing some hardcore reading. Today, I'm excited to say, I've finished all 1224 pages of War and Peace. Yayyyy! In reading War and Peace I learned so much. Contrary to what most might expect,... Continue Reading →

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