Review: Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda – Becky Albertalli

Title: Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda Author: Becky Albertalli Genre: YA Contemporary/ Romance/ LGBTQ Publication Date: April 7, 2015 Goodreads Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now Simon…

WWW Wednesday – February 21

The WWW Wednesday meme is hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words! To join me in this meme, just answer these three questions and post the link to your responses on Sam’s blog and below in the comments: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish? What do you think you’ll…

Poetry Review: ThankU – Xavier Words

Title: ThankU Author: Xavier Words Genre: Poetry Publication Date: July 31, 2017 Amazon Synopsis: THANKU is a collection of poems, inspirational quotes, and drawings. The Brooklyneer minimalist writer poetically describes his life through the art of words and illustration. Inspired to write by a New York physic and oracle name Uversa Oumbajuah, he channeled spiritual guidance through…

And It’s Off: An Editing Catch-Up

This has been such a long journey. I have been in the editing stages for Not Like Everyone Else for 7 months now. Draft after draft. Flipping through the many pages of manuscript. But I have some amazing news to announce about Not Like Everyone Else, but that’ll be a little bit later! As I…

Review: The Book of Iudex – Tachina Eva

    Title: The Book of Iudex Author: Tachina Eva Series: The Paralleled Series #1 Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: November 24, 2017 Goodreads Synopsis: Rose is a post-recession, struggling graduate, who is suddenly taken into a mirrored, shadowy world, where she learns she is the new queen of Iudex. She is rescued by the king of Ignusia, who she…

Brotherhood of the World Award

I’ve been nominated for the Brotherhood of the World Award by Charlotte at Charlotte Annelise! You can see her post right here! And do check out her blog because she has some really great content! Rules Thank the person who nominated you and link back to their blog. Answer the questions sent to you. Nominate…

WWW Wednesday – February 14

Happy Valentines Day!! My Valentine is currently at work, and we’ve decided to spend time together without actually going out today. It’s definitely not my favorite holiday, but I really like the heart-shaped candy. Yorks, Midnight Milkyways, and Sour Patch Kids are my favorite candies. Something I look forward to, but not something I can…

Writing Resources: Organization

Welcome back to another edition of my writing resources segment. Today I have a pretty basic topic that is very important when it comes to being a writer. Organization. Yes, sometimes a little disorganization keeps the creative juices flowing, however, it can also halt the creative process. Today, I have some tips to stay organized…

Review: Fated Loss – Claudia Caren

Title: Fated Loss Author: Claudia Caren Series: Red Rose & Black Ash #1 Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: July 29, 2017 Goodreads Synopsis: For two years, her memories were lost. For two years, she believed a lie. For two years, thousands of lives rested in her hands. But she didn’t even know. Because she can’t…

WWW Wednesday – February 7

The WWW Wednesday meme is hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words! To join me in this meme, just answer these three questions and post the link to your responses on Sam’s blog and below in the comments: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish? What do you think you’ll…