24
SEP
2013

The Spectacular Now

I haven’t done a one-off book rec in a long time, but that’s changing today. Because I  haven’t stopped thinking about Tim Tharp’s The Spectacular Now since I put it down last week, and then yesterday I saw the movie and was hit with the feels all over...
15
APR
2013

Tomorrow’s the day!

I’ve been staring at the screen for the better part of an hour. I’m not sure where to start. Heck, I don’t even know what to say. To be honest, my mind hasn’t really been on TAKEN for awhile now. Promotion of it, yes, but not the actual writing. When it...
18
DEC
2012

Winding down 2012: some thoughts on Harry

As many of you know, because you were following along on twitter with #HPAlways, I recently reread the Harry Potter series. All seven years. Back to back. I knew I wanted to do some sort of recap post when I finished, and now that I’m here finally typing it, I don’t...
23
JUL
2012

Celebrating Something Strange and Deadly by Susan Dennard

This is a big week. Tomorrow, my good friend Susan Dennard‘s debut novel, SOMETHING STRANGE AND DEADLY, hits shelves. (Please pardon me while I flail for a moment!!) I read an early version of this novel on my iPad months ago, and fell in love almost instantly. It was hard...
13
JUL
2012

Friday the 13th! (and books I wish I wrote)

Happy Friday the 13th, all! Truthfully, this day is no different than any other day for me because I’m not a terribly superstitious person. I also don’t have a black cat, nor have I left the house since yesterday around noon, which means my chances of coming across...