Quest for Discovery

Quest for Discovery: Week Forty

Hello, friends! This post is going to be a little quick, due to time constraints and some other things I'm dealing with. But, still wanted to get it out there! Writing Long-Term Goal: Write two new books and edit two books. Enter the query trenches. Last Week's Goal: Edit 5x. Status: Negative, Commander. Though I did… Continue reading Quest for Discovery: Week Forty

Book Review

Promise of Blood

Title:  Promise of Blood Author: Brian McClellan Publisher: April 2013, Orbit Books Blurb: The Age of Kings is dead . . . and I have killed it.  It's a bloody business overthrowing a king... Field Marshal Tamas' coup against his king sent corrupt aristocrats to the guillotine and brought bread to the starving. But it also… Continue reading Promise of Blood

Random Musings

Why Haven’t You Published This, Yet?

So, if you follow this blog, you might know that I try to participate in a weekly book meme called Top Ten Tuesday, where a list is posted, prompting you to list ten books that you associate with that list. This past week, I wrote about all the books I've shamefully not read from some… Continue reading Why Haven’t You Published This, Yet?

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting On Wednesday: The Burning White (Cover Edition)

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'm still reeling… Continue reading Waiting On Wednesday: The Burning White (Cover Edition)

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Lamenting Over Not Enough Time (Or, My Endless TBR List)

Welcome back to Top Ten Tuesday! Once hosted by The Broke and The Bookish, it is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. It's a weekly book feature where a topical list-prompt is posted and readers respond with their top ten for that prompt. Yours truly tends to go over ten, but hey, what can a… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Lamenting Over Not Enough Time (Or, My Endless TBR List)

Random Musings

My Relationship With The Spooky and Scary

I absolutely love Halloween. Here's the thing, though: I'm not exactly sure why. It might be one of my top favorite holidays to celebrate. I loved dressing up as a kid and going Trick-or-Treating. As an adult, I didn't really get to do as much, but my boyfriend and some of his best friends also… Continue reading My Relationship With The Spooky and Scary

Quest for Discovery

Quest for Discovery: Week Thirty Nine

Hello, friends! Though I always dread it on the weekends, I've come to actually really enjoy Sundays. Last week, I decided to make Sunday mornings my cleaning/errands day and even though that sounds boring or annoying, I actually really like it. It makes me feel motivated to start off the work week right, as I… Continue reading Quest for Discovery: Week Thirty Nine