Books, SPFBO

Sworn to the Night: SPFBO Finalist

Title: Sworn to the Night Author: Craig Schaefer Rating: 9.5 out of 10 (NOT OFFICIAL SCORE; TSWI SCORE ONLY) Blurb: Marie Reinhart is an NYPD detective on the trail of a serial killer. When she sleeps, though, she dreams of other lives; she dreams of being a knight, in strange wars and strange worlds. On… Continue reading Sworn to the Night: SPFBO Finalist


Trail of Lightning

Title: Trail of Lightning Author: Rebecca Roanhorse Publisher: Saga Press Blurb: While most of the world has drowned beneath the sudden rising waters of a climate apocalypse, Dinétah (formerly the Navajo reservation) has been reborn. The gods and heroes of legend walk the land, but so do monsters. Maggie Hoskie is a Dinétah monster hunter,… Continue reading Trail of Lightning

Writing Posts

Let Go Of The Outcome

Hey, lovelies. So, I'm slowly getting back into the writing groove again. After struggling with some mental health stuff for...a while, I didn't realize that it had seeped into my confidence as a writer, as well. I've been editing one of my novels, Blood Price, this entire year. And though I make that claim, it's… Continue reading Let Go Of The Outcome

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Reads in the Rain

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: Reads in the Rain

Guest Posts/Blog Tours

First Ever Unboxing Post!

Hello, lovelies! I hope you're doing good on this Monday evening. Today's post is a little different for me, but I'm still pretty excited about it. It's an unboxing post! What does that mean? Well, it's not your typical subscription box unboxing, where you show off all the items you got inside the box. I… Continue reading First Ever Unboxing Post!

Questing Series

Quest for Balance: Week Fifteen

Hello, lovelies! I'm writing this post on Thursday, even though it's going live next Sunday (so, hello, future readers!). It's my boyfriend's birthday today (if you're reading this on the 14th, that is), so I took the day off to spend some time with him and I knew I wouldn't be getting on to do… Continue reading Quest for Balance: Week Fifteen


The Return of the Shadow

Title: The Return of the Shadow Author: J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Blurb: In this sixth volume of The History of Middle-earth the story reaches The Lord of the Rings. In The Return of the Shadow (an abandoned title for the first volume) Christopher Tolkien describes, with full citation of the earliest… Continue reading The Return of the Shadow