Monthly Archives: December 2016

My Year in Books ~ 2016

I logged a lot of pages on Goodreads this year – 32,786 to be exact! I almost doubled my initial challenge of 52 books by reading 99 – 99!!! I don’t think I’ll have the opportunity to reach that number … Continue reading

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The Best Submission Trackers for Busy #Writers

The submission process isn’t an easy thing. Whether periodical or agent, every venue you submit to has their own individualized requirements. It’s hard enough following all the specific directions, jumping through all the hoops, hoping that you don’t commit some … Continue reading

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Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson ~ Fiction Book Review

  This book, originally written in Norwegian, has probably lost a lot in translation. Told from the perspective of an aging man who has moved to a secluded cabin in the wilderness to be by himself, it is a coming-of-age tale, … Continue reading

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True Grit ~ Tuesday’s Words of Writing Inspiration

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Meme Monday ~ Laughs for #Readers and #Writers

Best Reader Meme of the Week:

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39 Perfectly Timed Photos Of Man’s Best Friend That Are Doggone Funny via Pawsome

Some of these are so funny, I had to share – they can’t help but bring you some holiday cheer!  😛        Season’s Greetings! Click the for more: 39 Perfectly Timed Photos Of Man’s Best Friend That Are … Continue reading

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This is Where it Ends by Marieke Nijkamp ~ Fiction Book Review

This book by Dutch author Marieke Nijkamp got off to a bit of a rocky start. It introduces a lot of characters and scene changes before you have a chance to find your footing (knowing who is who, etc.). But … Continue reading

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Looking For Alaska by John Green ~ Fiction Book Review

Like all books that get a lot of hype, this one has received mixed reviews. A lot of love, a lot of hate, and plenty of middle of the road, “Mehs”.  Personally, I really enjoyed it. It didn’t make me cry, … Continue reading

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True Grit ~ Tuesday’s Words of Writing Inspiration

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Meme Monday ~ Laughs for #Readers and #Writers

Best Writer Meme of the Week:  

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