in remembrance of Christina Grimmie

Dear Christina, I haven’t known what to say, because every time I start to write something, it ends up being about me. “I’ve been a fan since…”  “I never even got to see her perform…” “I looked up to her growing up…” etc. But it’s not about me. You were a beautiful person, Christina. I…

Bookish Confessions

I’m doing a wonderful job keeping up with my new blogging schedule, right? XD I meant to post this Wednesday, I honestly did. Life got in the way, as it often does. I realized that I have never talked about my bookish confessions. I have many of them. So many that I often question whether…

23!

I turned 23 yesterday! And I was determined to post this then but so many things happened and it didn’t happen. A few not-so-great things have gone down this week, but a lot of nice things have happened, too. I have no major complaints. A lot of people have sent me nice messages for my…

a letter to the squirrel in my attic.

Dear Mama Squirrel, For the past few months, we’ve heard little footprints on our roof now and then. We’ve known about the birds for awhile, but they mostly keep to themselves. You, on the other hand, can be extremely noisy. We’ve been meaning to take care of the problem for awhile, but haven’t gotten around…

My Bookish Pet Peeves

I’m not much of a picky reader. I’ll read young adult, adult, middle grade,  classics, whatever. I don’t really like science fiction, but I’ll still read it and frequently enjoy it (like when I read The Martian). That said, I do have several bookish pet peeves, which have become more apparent to me this summer…