Bookish Breakdown

Bookish Breakdown No 18: June 2020

Hello, lovelies! Well, this has been a month, that's for certain. COVID-19 cases continue to rise since the US has not only tried to reopen everything way too early, but it has also: a government that cares more about white supremacy and money than it goes protecting it's people; too many people who care more for… Continue reading Bookish Breakdown No 18: June 2020

Allyship, Black Lives Matter

Allyship Check-In: No 3

Hello, lovelies. This is part of a new "blog series," though I don't like to call it that, because this is so much more than just a blog series that I'll do temporarily. This is something I want to make part of my daily routine, something that I actively improve throughout my entire life: being… Continue reading Allyship Check-In: No 3

Books, Reviews

Song of Blood and Stone

Title: Song of Blood and Stone Author: L. Penelope Published: July 2019, St. Martin's Blurb: The kingdoms of Elsira and Lagrimar have been separated for centuries by the Mantle, a magical veil that has enforced a tremulous peace between the two lands. But now, the Mantle is cracking and the True Father, ruler of Lagrimar… Continue reading Song of Blood and Stone

Allyship, Black Lives Matter

Allyship Check-In: No 2

Hello, lovelies. This is part of a new "blog series," though I don't like to call it that, because this is so much more than just a blog series that I'll do temporarily. This is something I want to make part of my daily routine, something that I actively improve throughout my entire life: being… Continue reading Allyship Check-In: No 2

Allyship, Black Lives Matter

Allyship Check-In No 1

Hello, lovelies. This is part of a new "blog series," though I don't like to call it that, because this is so much more than just a blog series that I'll do temporarily. This is something I want to make part of my daily routine, something that I actively improve throughout my entire life: being… Continue reading Allyship Check-In No 1

Writing Posts

The Latest Step in My Editing Evolution

Hello, lovelies! So, you may have noticed or read my post where I spoke about my editing process for my novels and how I hinted at I've (yet again) adapted and evolved it, but didn't want to get too in-depth with that post, so I was saving it for another post. Well, today's that day!… Continue reading The Latest Step in My Editing Evolution

Allyship, Black Lives Matter

Moving From Performative to Actual Allyship

Hello, lovelies! As social media starts to move away from the Black Lives Matter movement, and the anger and outrage you may have felt initially in the past two weeks (might) not be the only emotion you're capable of feeling now, as a white person; as we continue to live each day going forward and… Continue reading Moving From Performative to Actual Allyship

Writing Posts

Writer Wonders No 3

Hello, lovelies! I'm really excited to continue writing the next installment of my new series, Writer Wonders! I'm answering questions about writing and it has been SO much fun to write about and work on. This month, I share the 3rd installment. Check out the first installment here and the second installment here. I'm going… Continue reading Writer Wonders No 3

Discussion

Tropes I Want to See More Of

Hello, lovelies! It's been a while since I wrote my post about tropes that I absolutely love within the fantasy genre, which included your classic tropes like chosen one stories to romance staples like only one bed. Today, I want to switch the focus to ideas I'd like to either become so common, they become… Continue reading Tropes I Want to See More Of