Random Musings

Off Again, On Again

Hello, lovelies! Gosh, it has been a hot minute since I've written a post here on this blog. Or at least, it feels like it has. I don't think it's been as long in reality as my head believes it has been, but I've definitely missed writing personal posts on here. I've been amping it… Continue reading Off Again, On Again

Quest for Discovery

Quest for Discovery: Week Thirty One

Hello, friends! Last week was a pretty awesome mini-break. My friend came in town and I hadn't seen her in years, so it was wonderful to catch up and show her the little special places that make my home...well, home, I guess. And as we come into August, now, it's going to be a whirlwind… Continue reading Quest for Discovery: Week Thirty One

Random Musings

Summer 2018 Comment Challenge: August

Hello, lovely readers! I stumbled upon this challenge and completely fell in love with the premise of it (if you're confused about what it is or how it works, you can read my first post about it here). This is the last time they are hosting this challenge for the summer and after participating in… Continue reading Summer 2018 Comment Challenge: August


The War in the Dark

Title: The War in the Dark Author: Nick Setchfield Publisher: Titan, July 2018 Blurb: A genre-defying page turner that fuses thriller and speculative fiction with dark fantasy in a hidden world in the heart of Cold War Europe.  Europe. 1963. And the true Cold War is fought on the borders of this world, at the edges of the… Continue reading The War in the Dark

Guest Posts/Blog Tours

Five Things I Learned Writing The War in the Dark: A Guest Post

Welcome to my second ever guest post! This time, it's one of the ending posts helping to wrap up the last few days of Nick Setchfield's blog tour over his debut novel (*throws celebratory balloons*), The War in the Dark. If you haven't checked out the rest of the amazing posts on this massive tour, ahead… Continue reading Five Things I Learned Writing The War in the Dark: A Guest Post

Quest for Discovery

Quest for Discovery: Week Thirty

Hello, friends! As you'll find out below, my goals have kinda fallen off the wayside for the past couple of weeks. The main reason for that is, honestly, is that I usually complete these goals during my day job, because I'm lucky enough to have a job where I serve people at a library and,… Continue reading Quest for Discovery: Week Thirty



Title: Spellslinger Author: Sebastien de Castell Publisher: Orbit, July 2018 Blurb: A would-be mage with no magic of his own has to defeat powerful enemies with only cunning and deception in the first book of an exciting new adventure fantasy series from Sebastien de Castell. Kellen is moments away from facing his first duel and proving his… Continue reading Spellslinger

Random Musings

My Greatest Fear

You'd think it'd be something really dramatic. I mean, my greatest fear, my ultimate fear, the one that if I think about too much head on, it induces the closest thing to a panic attack that I've ever experienced, is death. Just the idea that I'm not certain, despite my faith, of what happens after… Continue reading My Greatest Fear

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday: The Ruin of Kings

Originally hosted by Breaking the Spine, Waiting on Wednesday has now linked up with “Can’t Wait Wednesday” at Wishful Endings and it's exactly as it sounds: we post about books that haven't been published yet, but we're salivating by the time the publication date hits. This week, the book that makes me so excited because I have a… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: The Ruin of Kings

Quest for Discovery

Quest for Discovery: Week Twenty Nine

Hello, friends! First off, I have to say thank you to everyone who reached out after last week's Quest for Discovery post and wished me luck on trying to get back on track, goal wise, wishing me a productive week. That meant more than I think people realize. Especially as I filled out this week's… Continue reading Quest for Discovery: Week Twenty Nine