Before I ask if anyone else has had an emergency To-Be-Read (TBR) book pile, I'll first explain what I mean. This year, I made a goal to read 30 books. I even stated my goal on Goodreads so I could track my progress and share with others what I've been reading. So far, I've finished… Continue reading The Emergency TBR Book Pile
Something I look forward to every year is getting to line up a new set of books to read and wondering which books will light up my imagination and pull at my heartstrings. Luckily for me, this past year has uncovered a wealth of literary discoveries. During this post, I would like to highlight some… Continue reading My Top Reads of 2017
Today, I would like to continue on with the theme from two weeks ago, where I discussed the best quotes from The Chronicles of Narnia and some reasons why people love the Narnia quotes and stories. In that post, I talked about the general effect that Lewis' words have on individuals. Today, I would like… Continue reading Narnia in Song
The Chronicles of Narnia, by C.S. Lewis, is a very quotable set of stories. A couple years ago in our library, we scattered several Narnia quotes throughout the building as part of our Christmas theme, and today there are still some hanging up around corners and on the end of book shelves. Honestly, I don't… Continue reading A Quotable Narnia
Stress. This last summer has been a whirlwind of ups and downs entirely built on stressful circumstances. At least, that’s how I’ve felt. A few weeks ago, I completed my MLIS degree—thank goodness—officially ending my school career. No matter what anyone says, I vow that I will never get my Ph.D. Of course, I said… Continue reading Wise Words #2: Living in the Now
I can hardly believe it's been over two weeks since my last blog post, and that I haven't even logged into my WordPress account during those two weeks. It's sad, really. I blame it on school and the horrible paper which is due tonight but which I turned in yesterday (praise the Lord!). I've thought… Continue reading Reading, Re-Reading, and a bit of Narnia
Thank you to the blog, Raised Reading, for giving me this great and fun blog idea! The point of the game is to pick any letter from the alphabet and, using that letter, fill in your favorite book, author, etc. I am using the letter "L." How did I come up with this letter? Well, I… Continue reading Bookish Games ~ The Letter L!