Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?

Albus Dumbledore

Characters
May 9, 2018

Charlotte A. Cavatica

Charlotte was the first literary creation to both fascinate me and tear my heart out — and I love to have my heart torn out by a good story.
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Partner Book Review
April 27, 2018

Comfort, Not Crap Plus A Book Review

Big surprise, I like learning. I genuinely loved the majority of my college classes...
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Characters
April 11, 2018

Harriet M. Welsch

As a child, I read Harriet the Spy more times than any other book. Actually, since my rereading of Harry Potter is divided by seven, I think Harriet the Spy…
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For Every Occassion
March 29, 2018

Six Books That Shine in Spring

There's snow on the ground as I'm writing this, but, technically, it is spring. Certain books seem to belong in certain seasons and, inspired by Michelle, I decided to round…
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Partner Book Review
March 15, 2018

Books On Things You Never Knew You Cared About & A Review

Big surprise, I like learning. I genuinely loved the majority of my college classes...
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Characters
March 8, 2018

Tami Taylor

The characters of Friday Night Lights are some of my favorite on television -- you can't help but root for them, no matter how flawed they may be. Tami Taylor…
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Challenges
March 1, 2018

My Book Stack Me Challenge

Here it is! This is my attempt at the #bookstackmechallenge, which I detailed in last week’s post. While these are all favorites, I specifically picked the books in this stack…
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Challenges
February 22, 2018

Book Stack Me Challenge

We all have books we could name as favorites, but do you ever think about books you love that you feel actually represent who you are as a person or,…
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For Every Occassion
February 13, 2018

Love Songs & Fictional Couples

I wanted to make a Valentine’s Day playlist with a literary twist, so I thought I’d imagine some song pairings for a few of literatures' more well known couples. Try…
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Characters
February 8, 2018

Emma Woodhouse

When pushed, Emma is my go-to favorite Jane Austen novel. There may be more drama and romance in her other stories, but something about Emma Woodhouse has always captured my…
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For Every Occassion
February 1, 2018

Imaginary Snow Day

If you grew up somewhere where it snows, you know the drill. Pestering your teachers and parents all day to get their expert opinions. The backwards, inside-out pajamas; spoon under…
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Characters
January 25, 2018

Wednesday Adams

Wednesday is my spirit animal. She's dark and obsessed with everything frightening and unearthly. She's piercingly blunt, hates everyone, and drinks poison, for goodness sake.
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Characters
January 18, 2018

Laura Ingalls Wilder

Laura Ingalls Wilder is the “Half Pint” most of us grew up with. One of my earliest memories is of my mom reading the series aloud to me each night.
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Characters
January 11, 2018

Elinor Dashwood

Elinor Dashwood (-Ferrars!) has always been my favorite Austen heroine, a character who feels like a kindred spirit, a dear friend and someone to strive to emulate.
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For Every Occassion
January 9, 2018

Imaginary New Year

Introducing "for every occasion", the category of Imaginary Book Stack in which I imagine a book stack and its accompanying accessories, whether it be for my ideal imaginary first day…
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Characters
January 4, 2018

Jo March

To start this off, I had to begin with one of my all time favorite characters: Jo March from Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women.  Despite, or perhaps because of, her…
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