Random Musings

Searching for Gray Amidst Black and White

Hello, lovelies! Happy Monday! It's time for another personal post (so, warning you now, before you curse at me when I lure you into reading about me as a human who emotions and struggles, instead of our usual banter about books or writing wonders). But, I apparently suffer from black and white thinking, which is… Continue reading Searching for Gray Amidst Black and White

Discussion

Let’s Talk Bookish: Reviews and Self-Published Books

Hello, lovelies! I hope you're all doing well. I know I promised more discussion posts, in my last monthly wrap-up, but I didn't tell you exactly how I was going to be doing that. Well, I've decided to participate in Let's Talk Bookish, a weekly meme hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books and Dani @ Literary… Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish: Reviews and Self-Published Books

Books, Reviews

Velocity Weapon

Title: Velocity Weapon Author: Megan E. O'Keefe Published: June by Orbit Books Blurb: Dazzling space battles, intergalactic politics, and rogue AI collide in Velocity Weapon, the first book in this epic space opera by award-winning author Megan O'Keefe. Sanda and Biran Greeve were siblings destined for greatness. A high-flying sergeant, Sanda has the skills to take… Continue reading Velocity Weapon

Writing

Freelance Editing 1 Year Anniversary!

Hello, lovelies! I hope you're all doing well and hanging in there. It's been a bit of a whirlwind over here in my corner of the world. My day job is off-the-walls hectic right now, to the point where I didn't even get to write/post this as I planned to, yesterday. But, I was so… Continue reading Freelance Editing 1 Year Anniversary!

Bookish Breakdown

Bookish Breakdown No 19: July 2020

Hello, lovelies! Well, July was...something. It continues to be dumpster fire after dumpster fire, which can be really overwhelming, at times. I'm trying to keep my head up, but, not going to lie: it's been a bit of a struggle, especially given everything going on in the world currently (and especially America). I'm trying to… Continue reading Bookish Breakdown No 19: July 2020

Writing, Writing Posts

Novels and Narratives: No 1

Hello, lovelies! This post is a little bit different for me and it might tank (hopefully not! But...*shrugs*). Yet, I've seen other writers post about their writing progress and how they are doing, what they are working on, that kind of thing, and I want to do that, too! So, welcome to another new series… Continue reading Novels and Narratives: No 1

Allyship, Black Lives Matter

Allyship Check-In: No 5

Hello, lovelies. I hope you're all doing well and trying to do whatever you can to take care of yourself and your family. I hope part of that care is realizing that the Black Lives Matter movement is something that not only has been--and will continue to be--something that is here to stay, regardless of… Continue reading Allyship Check-In: No 5

Random Musings

Be Kind To Yourself

Hello lovelies! I hope you all had a good, restful weekend and that you're doing what you need to, in order to take care of yourself. The world is still a raging dumpster fire and it's very easy to let your mind get caught up in everything. And while it is important to stay informed… Continue reading Be Kind To Yourself

Books, Reviews

The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

Title: The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet Author: Becky Chambers Published: July 2016, Harper Voyager Blurb: Follow a motley crew on an exciting journey through space—and one adventurous young explorer who discovers the meaning of family in the far reaches of the universe—in this light-hearted debut space opera from a rising sci-fi star.… Continue reading The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

Reading Challenging

Black Lives Matter Reading Bingo

Hello, lovelies! Everyone knows how much I love Kathy @ Pages Below the Vaulted Sky, so it's no surprise that when she announced a new Reading Bingo Challenge that focuses on Black Lives Matter and making it a habit to read books by black authors on the regular, that I had to jump in on this.… Continue reading Black Lives Matter Reading Bingo