Category: books

Thoughts While Reading Last Night

Thoughts While Reading Last Night

Last week a friend of mine downloaded the Goodreads app to her cell phone and joined up with many others on a 2017 book reading challenge. You set a goal of a certain amount of books to read within the year and then off you go to meet that limit. I have never joined that …

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Writing About Knitting Is A Thing..

Writing About Knitting Is A Thing..

  Four years ago, before the creation of this blog, I had another blog. A knitting blog. Yes, where I talked about knitting specifically. I have no idea if I had any followers because I was on Blogger and didn’t have a clue what I was doing. I looked at it as an online knitting …

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Shall We Take A Walk?

Shall We Take A Walk?

Tomorrow The Walk will be released in theaters across the country. When I first saw the adverts for this movie I was not the least bit interested in viewing it. However, something about it stuck in my brain. I’m still not entirely sure what it was about it that captured my interest, but I have …

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Lies That Change Your Life

Lies That Change Your Life

One of my favorite books is Where the Heart Is by Billie Letts. I even love the movie and think that it is one where both book and film are equally well done. If you haven’t read it, I highly suggest it. It’s a love story, sort of. It’s about this young pregnant girl who …

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How Far Will Jessica Go? Singularity: The Cover Reveal

How Far Will Jessica Go? Singularity: The Cover Reveal

One of the best things about knowing and becoming friends with other writers/authors is the fantastic insider information you get. For example, I know for a fact that Helena Hann-Basqiuat is a music fiend. I also knew (along with a few other insiders) that there would be a sequel to her amazingly scare-riffic horror tale, …

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My Date With Paige Preston

My Date With Paige Preston

Have you ever met anyone who made you feel as if you were on the wildest rollercoaster ride ever? I just did. About a month ago I made a date with Paige Preston, Dallas socialite, addict, and, well, let’s just keep this PG and say she gets around. To be honest, I wasn’t sure what …

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God Gave Me Butterfly Wings-A Review

God Gave Me Butterfly Wings-A Review

Ok. I know I said I don’t normally write book reviews. But, when you know people who write awesome books, you can’t help but want to share your excitement with the world. And, I am again excited about a book. This time it’s Taylor Eaton’s flash fiction compilation God Gave Me Butterfly Wings. Taylor was …

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Monday’s Muse: When Life Gives You Lemons

Monday’s Muse: When Life Gives You Lemons

Today begins that annual event that makes childish hearts beat fast with joy and glee. At the same time parents cringe and begin planning things so that these same children will not drive said parents crazy with choruses of “I’m bored, there’s nothing to do” for the following week. Yes, I am talking about Spring …

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