Book, Personal, Upcoming

Life Update – Grief and Moving Forward

 I’m going to try to keep this rather short, as I’d like to not dwell on the past year. You have to focus on moving forward and all that.     About 7 or 8 months ago, right as I was beginning to draft and rework things for the blog my husband I found out we were… Continue reading Life Update – Grief and Moving Forward

Favorites, Games, Random, Rants, Recommended

Gaming Weekends – In which I gush (just a little) about D&D.

It's back! Two years? Three years? It's been a long time since I've talked in depth on the blog about my games. Occasionally I've posted about what I'm playing or planning but it's been years since I did a weekly post about my games and thoughts. I have a lot of those as I'm trying… Continue reading Gaming Weekends – In which I gush (just a little) about D&D.

2017, Book, Books, BooktubeSFF, Favorites, Games, Personal, Recommended, Upcoming, Video Games

Looking Forward Too…

    We skipped last week’s installment of Looking Forward Too unfortunately. Our home AC unit decided it needed some attention and the bulk of the weekend/any free time I had was spent in our basement tending to it. That’s a real shame too as this week was a great mail week, so I want to… Continue reading Looking Forward Too…

2017, Book, Challenges, Upcoming

2017 Reading Goals – Challenges

    So my next goal of ‘things to read’ are two challenges I want to complete. And I’m hoping that I’ll be able to complete these challenges with books from my other two goals! So two birds with one stone!     First off I’ll say I’m starting but definitely not finishing The Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge.… Continue reading 2017 Reading Goals – Challenges

Book, Nanowrimo, Personal, Recommended

NaNoWriMo Approaches! Tips and Tricks!

  I think it’s safe to say at this point I’ve gotten ‘pretty okay’ at the event. I’ve been registered on their site since 2012, though I didn’t actually participate that year, and have won every year but that first one. I’ve also participated in Camp NaNoWriMo every camp since July 2014 and won every… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Approaches! Tips and Tricks!

Book, Books, Personal, Rants, Reviews, Upcoming

Reviewing and Star Ratings

I've been thinking over this system that seems to have been adopted to review books and decided to do a quick look at how I rate things. I've always rated by my gut. As soon as I finish things I picked the number that most accurately reflected my thoughts at that moment. This makes for… Continue reading Reviewing and Star Ratings