Book Reviews for April & May 2019

One of these days, I’m going to get back around to writing something other than book (or movie) review posts. For now, alas, this is the best I can do. Here are my reads for the past two months!   The Witness For The Prosecution and Other Stories by Agatha Christie A few of theseContinue reading “Book Reviews for April & May 2019”

Book Reviews For November

You guys, I think these are literally the first words I’ve written since last month’s book reviews (apart from some sparse journaling, but that’s different). Isn’t it sad? I do have a lot of ideas for intriguing future posts, though, so stay tuned and we can hope I find the mental energy to actually writeContinue reading “Book Reviews For November”

Book Reviews for March

I haven’t had much oomph to give blogging the past week or two, but apparently if there’s one thing I can scrape together, it’s a book review post. Hex Breaker, by Taryn Noelle Kloeden Epic fantasy with an earthy, mythical essence. There’s a lot going on— wolves and zombies and wars, oh my!— but allContinue reading “Book Reviews for March”

Book Reviews For February

I had hoped to write something brilliant and original today, but this March weather thwarted my plans. It’s hard to get a good night’s sleep when violent wind keeps blowing your window open, and it’s hard to think clearly when you didn’t get a good night’s sleep, and it’s hard to write brilliant and originalsContinue reading “Book Reviews For February”

I have some things to say about Jane Austen…

Do you share my affinity for this 19th century literary genius? (Don’t get overly excited. I possess none of her talent, and the things on my mind have doubtless been espoused by others before me.) Or do you, perhaps, turn your nose up at Austen, dismissing her body of work as historical chick-lit? Please don’tContinue reading “I have some things to say about Jane Austen…”