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 →

Ambitions

Career. It's a word that seems to pop up everywhere. I've no problem with deciding my major (and minors - yes plural) for college. But I've no idea what I'm going to do with a liberal arts degree. It's not like there's a ton of jobs for the dreamers and thinkers. Quite frankly, I have... 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 →

Love and Truth

Practice what you preach. We've all heard the saying at least once in our life. It's easy to say, but not easy to do. I think most of us hold ourselves to a certain standard, we know what is right and what is wrong. Whether we choose to acknowledge them is a completely different matter.... Continue Reading →

Write What You Know

As a writer, I've heard this saying practically my whole life: write what you know. As cliche as it may sound, it's true. You may ask, what do you mean? Surely C.S. Lewis never visited Narnia or Tolkien Middle Earth. And you're right. They didn't. But they didn't have too. Those places were in their hearts... Continue Reading →

A Heart to Heart

I'm an INFJ, this stands for Introverted Intuition with Extroverted Feeling. As an introvert, I thrive on alone time. A time during which I think, pray, or just sit quietly by myself. Alone time is unquestionably vital to my sanity. But no man is an island. I love my friends, and I immensely enjoy spending time... Continue Reading →

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