Let’s Talk Novellas!

Contrary to what my brother thinks, a novella is not a fancy term for a romance novel (sorry, Thomas). Nor is it a Spanish vampire book. In short, a novella is, well… a short novel. Maybe that doesn’t sound as exciting as a Spanish romance novel; however, novellas are pretty exciting in the literary world. Today…

The Bookshelf Scavenger Hunt

    Whenever I go to someone’s house, I always like to sneak a peek at their bookshelves. I’ve always thought that you could learn a lot about a person by what they read. Hopefully this video, along with the list below, will you tell you a little bit more about me! 😃

The TBR Pile | Starting At The Bottom

Years ago I would write my TBR list -that stands for To Be Read for any of you who don’t read too many book blogs. Don’t worry, I just discovered the acronym not too long ago – on a sheet a paper that I would then tack up on my wall as a reminder. Sometimes…

Sweet Dreams

She always dreams of satin pajamas and lace nighties instead of her worn-out yoga pants and college tee that she wears to bed every night. She wished she had a fairy godmother who could bibbidi-bobbidi-boo her into luxurious fabrics; then she could get a full night’s sleep while looking like a princess. Although no one…

Washing The Day Off

She wets her cotton round in micellar water and rubs it across her face. As she wipes her makeup off, she also takes her insecurities and battered self-esteem with it. She pumps a small amount of cleanser in her palm and gently rubs her hands together to create a lather. Then she rubs the gel…

Pardon Her French

The first thing to slip was her accent. She had spent weeks practicing her French, making it sound as if she was fluent. Her first slip-up was when she pronounced the “t” at the end of s’il vous plaît. She looked down at the table to avoid his reaction and took a sip of her café au…