Random Musings

Losing My Vantage Point

Hello, loves. This is something I've been wanting to write about for a while, but it just hasn't happened yet. Recently, I've been a pretty bad depressive rut. I've lost a lot of motivation to do...anything, really. I'm back to hating my body, after I stopped working out and lost all the progress I had… Continue reading Losing My Vantage Point

SPFBO

SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 10

Hello, lovelies! Happy Monday! And we've finally made it! After ten weeks, this post serves as my final taste tester post, where I announced which books made it after my 50-page sampling to get a feel of each novel and which didn't--an even, 15-15 split, believe it or not! To the last two to have… Continue reading SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 10

Writing Posts

Hey, Querying Writer: This Is For You

Hey, querying writer. I see you. You've spent so long pouring your entire being into this manuscript, into your story, this precious piece of you. You had nights where the words flowed, your keys onslaught, your fingers cramping against the white-knuckle hold of your pencil as you struggle to keep up with the flow of… Continue reading Hey, Querying Writer: This Is For You

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SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 9

Hello, lovelies! Happy Monday! We're are nearing the final stretch for Round One here at Thoughts Stained With Ink! After today, only one more post revealing the fates of my last two books (which, all of this has been a random order, by the way, and in no way reflective of any ranking system). After… Continue reading SPFBO 5 Taste Tester Results: No 9

Books

Mission: Improper

Title: Mission: Improper Author: Bec McMaster Published: August 2016 Blurb: Three years ago, London society changed forever, with a revolution placing the widowed Queen firmly on the throne her blue blood husband tried to take from her. Humans, verwulfen and mechs are no longer considered the lesser classes, but not everybody is happy with the… Continue reading Mission: Improper

Bookish Breakdown

Bookish Breakdown No 10: September 2019

Hello, lovelies! Another month down, another eventful time in the life of yours truly. In case you wanted some highlights, it comprised of: A friend coming over to my house for dinner and getting to host her for the first time! My 4-month old puppy eating a sock whole and having to go to the vet… Continue reading Bookish Breakdown No 10: September 2019

Reading Outlook

Reading Outlook in Review 2019: Part 3

Hello, lovelies! You might not recall what exactly my Reading Outlook is, but basically: it's a goal TBR list that I make at the beginning of the year, of books that I hope to read throughout the year--especially since I'm such a mood reader and monthly TBRs might not go over so well. The plan… Continue reading Reading Outlook in Review 2019: Part 3