Here lives the other stuff. Reading challenges. Book buying sprees. Meet ups with other readers. Pretty much anything that’s on my mind!
Next week PBS’ Great American Read series kicks back into gear. Along with the show, PBS has been running a poll. They want people to vote for their favorite book. The May kickoff show was interesting, and I’m happy as hell to hear people talking about books. (Hint:...read more
Do you love bookish gifts and products? Right, I know you do. Me too! So I was super excited when Melissa from LiteraryBookGifts.com reached out to me for a review. (I'm not an affiliate, nor do I receive any compensation when you order. I just like her products.)...read more
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