I'm back!!! I'm sorry for the unannounced hiatus! I got a new job and it's been commandeering all my time and energy, but in a good way. Without going into a lot of specific detail, I'm now working in textbook publishing! It's a big change, but a welcome one. I feel like I'm in the… Continue reading Five Things Friday (#33)
Happy Friday, friends! Another week, another five things to look at.
The one saving grace of international flights is this: uninterrupted reading time. I'm finally back on track with my Goodreads challenge, and it's all thanks to being stuck in a flying tin can for twelve hours. Instead of doing a long post for each of these, I decided to do one post with three quick responses.… Continue reading Postmortem: Three Books I Read on a Plane
Oops! I was so jet-lagged last Friday that I totally forgot about Five Things Friday until it was too late! I'm back to a normal sleep schedule and trying to get back into the swing of things. I know I haven't been super active here lately, but I promise I will do a full post… Continue reading Five Things Friday (#31)
Greetings from Ireland! I'm currently sitting at a working dairy farm/bed and breakfast in Bushmills in Northern Ireland, drinking whiskey from a teacup (don't worry, it's 10:30 here). It's been an absolutely amazing trip so far and I'll definitely do a detailed post about everything once I get back. But for now, here are five… Continue reading Five Things Friday #30 – Ireland Edition!
It's Friday, but not just any Friday. It's my last day of work before my 10 day trip to Ireland!!!! It's finally here!!! So, on a housekeeping note, I'm not going to be around for the next 11 days. I would really like to post a Five Things Friday Ireland Edition but that's all dependent… Continue reading Five Things Friday (#29)
Today is Holocaust Remembrance Day. It is natural that such an earth-shaking event, a piece of history that revealed the deep capacity for evil that lies within human nature, would inspire a seemingly bottomless well of responsive art. As a lover of historical fiction, I have read a fair few books about World War II… Continue reading Book Review: Lilac Girls