Hello, lovelies! It's full of announcements over here this week, but I couldn't hesitate to write this post because I AM JUST SO EXCITED. Ahem. *clears throat* I AM ATTENDING WORLDCON 2020 IN NEW ZEALAND NEXT YEAR. I know I've talked about this before, but yesterday I actually bought my plate ticket and I reserved… Continue reading Hello, WorldCon 2020
Hello, loves! So I, ah, have an announcement to make! For the past (almost) four years, I've been working at my first ever full-time job as an evening library associate at the same university where I got my degree. Basically, I was in charge of making sure our circulation desk ran smoothly, delegating tasks to… Continue reading A Real Day Job
Hello, lovelies! Today, I turn 27. It's a...very interesting thing, for me. I mean, for one, I'm really excited about birthdays. They've always held a special memory for me, mostly because my mom threw some really fun birthday parties for me as a kid and I always got to have sleepovers with my friends and… Continue reading 27
Hello, lovelies! I can't believe tomorrow is Halloween and October is almost over. 😭 Also, it's bloody snowing outside and the high today was below freezing and I didn't get my mandatory 12 months of fall and I am pissed, thank you very much. Other than lamenting about the weather, how did this month treat me, personally? Well:… Continue reading Bookish Breakdown No 11: October 2019
Hello, lovelies! I am so excited to announce, after much deliberation and teeter-tottering, that I am going to be attempting NaNoWriMo this year! I won't lie: I've only ever won NaNoWriMo once (back in 2015), even though I've signed up multiple years with the purest of intentions to actually finish the novels I set out… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2019: Sequel, Here I Come!
Hello, lovelies! I've never really done a batch of mini reviews before, but I've really enjoyed reading them from others when they post them and honestly, I think I have a good batch of books where mini reviews fit better than full reviews! I'm not sure how often I'll end up doing this, but for… Continue reading Mini Reviews No. 1
Title: Assassin's Apprentice Author: Robin Hobb Published: March 1996 Blurb: Young Fitz is the bastard son of the noble Prince Chivalry, raised in the shadow of the royal court by his father's gruff stableman. He is treated like an outcast by all the royalty except the devious King Shrewd, who has him secretly tutored in… Continue reading Assassin’s Apprentice