^^An accurate depiction of me writing^^ Hi all, I'd say that one of the most misunderstood professions out there are writers. When I tell people I want to be a writer when I grow up, I'm met with an astonishing number of blank stares and concerned expressions. But, no matter the outside opinions and concern … Continue reading Writer Problems
Hi all, So in my years, I have always loved art and have experimented with almost every kind out there - writing, drawing, pottery, painting, singing, even poetry. Some I've realized I don't care for or suck at (namely poetry there) but others I have picked up and now love (like writing and drawing). But … Continue reading Exploring Art – Graphic Design
Hi all, So a while ago I saw this intensely fun YouTube video on reading speed, and how to increase it. I have loved Ariel Bisset's channel for years, and was delighted to read a post on the lovely Nut Free Nerd's blog, who mentions the video and embarks upon finding her own reading speed. … Continue reading How fast do I read? – a post from an ADD book lover
Hi all, So I like to think of myself as an expert in the fantasy genre. I've been reading it and loving it since I was a kid, and over the years I've compiled a mental list of fantasy books I recommend to people who aren't as familiar with the genre. I thought I'd share … Continue reading Fantasy recommendations 101
Hi all, I talk a lot about books here, because they are one of my favorite things in the world, but today I come to you with a tag that's different. Even though I'm categorizing this under book tags, I'm talking today about everything but literature. Here goes: 1. Name a cartoon you love. My … Continue reading Anything but Books Tag
Hi all, As much as we long to have the rest of the world love books as much as we do, sometimes we still have those friends who do not share our interests. And can we all agree that though we love our friends dearly, sometimes they just don't understand us? Here are 20 things … Continue reading Things you say to your Non-Reader Friends
Everything you ever wanted to know about me...well, maybe not, but I took way too many online quizzes for this.