Alright! One photo challenge down, on to the next one! This week’s topic: Inspiration Here is the excerpt from The Daily Post What is your inspiration? What moves you? What is it that never fails to motivate you, to get you going, or make you happy? It could be the bench in a quiet section of … More The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge – Inspiration
In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Close Up.” You can find all of my photos here!
The Queen of the Tearling (4/5) – ♦♦♦♦◊ By: Erika Johansen Length: 434 pages Genre: Fantasy Kelsea Raleigh has known her whole life that she was royalty. On her nineteenth birthday, she is snatched from her sheltered life hidden away in the kingdom, and taken to the capitol with assassins close on her heels. Kelsea arrives … More Book Review: The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen
Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell – ♦♦♦♦♦ (5/5) By: Brandon Sanderson Length: 89 pages Genre: Fantasy Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell is a Cosmere Novella Sanderson wrote for the Dangerous Women anthology at the request of George R. R. Martin. The Cosmere includes Sanderson’s Mistborn Trilogy and The Stormlight Archive. … More Novella Review: Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell by Brandon Sanderson
Katie had to work last night, so Emily and I headed out to the Bark After Dark event at CYO Pizza on our own (with Miko and Sam too!). The night was hosted by Dirty Dogs Dog wash and 20% of the proceeds are going to help animal services in San Diego. Pretty cool! Emily … More Bark After Dark!
Yesterday, when I wrote my review of The 100, I mentioned that my youngest sister had a different opinion of the book than I did. I really didn’t like The 100 at all! Emily and I were talking and she brought up some good points about how the book might not be as bad as I … More Emily’s take on The 100 by Kass Morgan
NO! ♦◊◊◊◊ (1/5) I knew Pixels was getting bad reviews before I saw it last night. I definitely didn’t go into this experience naive. I knew that people were coming up with all sorts of colorful ways to describe how much they HATED Pixels. Warning, the video posted contains harsh language (a LOT of harsh language) … More Should you see Pixels in the Theater?
The Daily Post hosts a photo challenge every week on their blog. You can find the details here about the challenge for both this week and past challenges. The Daily Post encourages other bloggers to show off their photography skills and push themselves with different subject topics. This weeks topic: Close Up I love photography! You can find some … More The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge – Close Up
The 100 – ♦♦◊◊◊ (2/5) By: Kass Morgan Length: 323 (large print) Genre: Young Adult, Science Fiction I will start off this review by admitting that I haven’t seen the TV show based on this book series. I hear it is great, I just haven’t gotten to it yet on my Netflix que. So now you know … More Book Review: The 100 by Kass Morgan
I think that it is important to recognize that life isn’t always filled with sunshine and puppies. WHAT?? It’s too easy to pretend that everything is okay when it isn’t. Let’s stop pretending. I have experienced major recurrent depression since my 18th birthday. I actually slipped into my worst phase of depression a week after … More I will Always Keep Fighting