August Reading List is Up

For those of you who are interested in knowing more about what I’m reading and what I think you should be reading, or who are simply unable to figure out what book to buy next, my August Reading List is up and ready for you to look at. If you want to know more about…

July Reading List

Hey Everyone! Just wanted to give you all a heads up that the July Reading List is now up. If you haven’t taken a look at any of my lists before, I simply list a couple books that I’ve read or want to read and try to convince you that you need to read them…

June Reading List

This has been overdue for some time now, but I finally got around to it: The June Reading List is now up. I’d love it if you checked it out and took a closer look at the books I have there. June Reading List Inspiration This month I wanted to focus more on books that…

May Reading List

Hey everyone! Just want to give everyone the heads up that my May Reading List is officially up. I tried to include a couple different craft books and shift the focus back towards fiction now that National Poetry Month is over. There is a great poetry book for you all to look at, so definitely…

Sing, Unburied, Sing

This is my first ever book review for my blog, so bear with me. I have done little to no research on how to write a proper book review, and that might be a good thing? So I can find my own voice? Right? Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward Last month I had Sing,…

April Reading List

Hey Everyone! I don’t know if any of you have noticed yet, but I updated my March Reading List. Every month, I’m going to showcase what I’m reading and what I think you all will benefit from. Each book I have listed in the April Reading List are books I’ve read in class or on…

Our Tongue

I wrote this flash fiction piece after eavesdropping on a conversation. Sometimes when I’m stuck and I can’t think of anything to write, I listen to what people are saying and a hear a word or phrase that jumps out. Here, two people were talking about speaking to a salesman in his native language, as…

Books of the Month

Blog Update So when I first started this blog, my only goal was to post writing assignments from class and occasionally come up my own stories. I had no idea how long this would last. In fact, I assumed I would just forget about the blog all together. There were definitely some moments where it…