August 12: Reading Blog

I finally finished ‘Outlander’ the other day. I was surprised at how much I enjoyed the story! I loved the historical descriptions of Scotland, especially when it was set in the 1700’s. There were lots of steamy scenes in the book, but I thought it was tastefully written. Will I read the next book inContinue reading “August 12: Reading Blog”

Reading Blog: Readathon Progress

I’m in the midst of wedding planning, but I managed to make some time for my stories. As much as I’m excited about my wedding (10 days away!), I need a break from planning for a little while. This week I finished the audiobook of Again, but Better. I liked how the story was aContinue reading “Reading Blog: Readathon Progress”

Weekend Reads

I’m reading two books this weekend. The first I’m taking on is Outlander by Diana Gabaldon. I’ve never watched the successful television show of the same name, yet I’ve heard many great things about it from my friends. I’ve decided to give the book a try. It’s a very long read (over 800 pages), butContinue reading “Weekend Reads”

Sunday Sentence, July 21: Goodbye, Columbus by Philip Roth

I’m participating in David Abrams’s ‘Sunday Sentence‘ project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, ‘out of context and without commentary’. ‘After all the truth I’ve given her, I shouldn’t have ruined it for myself with that final lie’. Source: Goodbye, Columbus by Philip Roth

Time After Time by Lisa Grunwald/A Review

Time After Time by Lisa Grunwald Length: 416 pages Genre: Historical Fiction/Romance Source: Acquired from NetGalley Publisher: Random House Publishing Group Series or Standalone: Standalone **I received Time After Time through NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review** I really enjoy stories that focus on New York City in earlier times. When I came acrossContinue reading “Time After Time by Lisa Grunwald/A Review”

New Poetry Group, and Good Stories/June 9 Reading Blog

After work on Friday, Andy and I traveled to Frenchtown, NJ so I can take part of First Friday Poetry. I attended this poetry event last month when it at The Book Garden, and it was very memorable. I had the courage to share one of my poems from my blog Poetic Threading, and itContinue reading “New Poetry Group, and Good Stories/June 9 Reading Blog”