Like any other book nerd, I love quoting from literature. While it’s mostly from books I’ve read, I occasionally happen upon a set of beautiful lines that I’ve never heard of before, but love just as well. The current quote that speaks to me on a spiritual level is from William Faulkner. “All of us…… Continue reading On Faulkner, writing, and our splendid failure to do the impossible.
Meeting – 29-Apr-17 Meeting was called to order at 9pm at the grand ballroom of Malfoy Manor. Quorum was established. Attendees present: The Dark Lord Alecto and Amycus Carrow Antonin Dolohov Bellatrix Lestrange Lucius Malfoy Mulciber Snr Peter Pettigrew Rodolphus Lestrange Severus Snape Albert Cameron, a new guy who just got bumped to the inner…… Continue reading Minutes of a Death Eaters meeting.
HAPPY WORLD BOOK DAY, NERDS! I was wondering what I should blog about today and thought, “hey, what’s your most favorite topic–the one you can never stop talking about? Write about that.” My favorite topic? Myself. What can I say, I’m a narcissist. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Guess who’s got two thumbs, speaks limited French, and finally got…… Continue reading Twitter, Tina the technical writer, and tears on a Sunday afternoon.
So, I’ve been spending the whole week wondering about what I should write next. Some would call this a slump, but not me. Nuh-uh. To steal the words of Brooklynn Nine-Nine’s amazing detective/genius Jake Peralta: I don’t slump, people. I opposite of slump. I pmuls. That’s slump backwards and it’s what I do. I pmuls…… Continue reading 11 actual conversations I’ve had with people.
I did the unthinkable. All the fellow book bloggers warned me against it. I had so much control initially. Where did it all go? Now, I’m just a girl Faced with multiple NetGalley titles. Racing against time Trying to finish them all. Forget the cringe-worthy attempt at writing in the previous paragraph. When I first…… Continue reading Requesting spree between the aisles of NetGalley
Hello, readers! As promised in a previous post, here’s the photo of the books I bought in the beginning of October. Amateur photographer + zero creativity = Crappy photo. (Side note: If you have bookstagram, I’d personally like to apologize to you for this photo.) I’ve never bought so many books in a day. I’m…… Continue reading General update: 10-09-2016