Fangirl Moment!

A few days ago, the Spouse-Creature found out through Twitter that Kevin Hearne was visiting a nearby bookstore. Staked, the latest addition to The Iron Druid Chronicles just came out, so the author is on tour giving talks and signing copies. I had yesterday off, so, after sleeping in disgustingly late, we headed off to the event! […]

When Harry Met Tori

When I first met Harry Dresden, we didn’t get along very well. There were two things that made me hesitant to like the series too much. The first, and the easier to dismiss, concerned the negative things a (once) good friend and her spouse had to say about them. They complained about formulaic plot lines and […]

The Protag Who Knew Too Much

I mentioned in my last post that I had been listening to Simon R. Green’s novel, Something From the Nightside. Well, I finished it, and I can’t say I’ll be continuing with the series. I tend to have a hard time discussing books I don’t like; it’s difficult to pinpoint the exact reasons why I don’t care for them […]

What I Did Instead of NaNoWriMo

I was so excited to participate in National Novel Writing Month 2015; I had been poking at my 2014 project in preparation to write its sequel this year, and I had been planning on sequestering myself away with my laptop and a stockpile of coffee, leftover Halloween candy, and booze. Unfortunately, it was not to […]

Banned Books Week 2015

So, my lovely readers, it has come to my attention that we are in the midst of Banned Books Week 2015. This year’s celebration of the fight against censorship began on September 27th, and it will run through October 3rd. I want to raise awareness for this annual event because you can’t fight what you […]