Here lives the other stuff. Reading challenges. Book buying sprees. Meet ups with other readers. Pretty much anything that’s on my mind!
Even when I don’t consistently post a summary about the books I’ve read each month, I do keep statistics. Each blog post or book review is posted under the categories of either Resist, Relax, or Learn. I also keep track of number of books, number of pages, and authors...read more
Introducing...drum roll...fireworks...#Booked2018: A Seasonal Reading Challenge! My friends, Cindy, Alisia, and I have created an amazing reading challenge for 2018. We're hosting it primarily on Litsy, but have just opened a Goodreads group as well. Every season...read more
Two years ago, our 18-year old granddaughter died in a one-car accident. At the time, I was blogging regularly about chronic pain, health, and wellness. I had self-published a book, Kick Pain in the Kitchen, some months before. And then my creative juices died along...read more
Another 2017 reading challenge is done! The folks at Book Riot came up with the Read Harder challenge, and I have to say it's expanded my horizons considerably. 2016 was the first time I've completed it, and now my 2017 challenge is also in the books (pun intended!)....read more
July was quintessential summer reading for me. Look at all those books in my relax category! Some of them were actually pretty heavy topics, but they don't truly fit into either Learn or Resist. Either way, I read some gems in July and the reviews are posted here for...read more
Litsy is a wonderful place to meet bookish friends online. Recently I met up in person with a group also!read more