Book Dump: 5/9/2017

More from my unmanageable stack of books!  Here’s some of the books that are on my To Be Read (TBR) pile: When Beauty Tamed the Beast – Eloisa James.  I’m a sucker for a couple things in my choice of books: Snappy book titles and plays on fairy tales.  And yes, sometimes if there’s a […]

Friday Fare: 5/5/17

A few good things from the Interwebs this week: This excerpt was nowhere near long enough.  Cannot wait to read Patricia Lockwood’s memoir. Warren Beatty is 80.  And according to this article, he’s still got it.  And he’s funny as hell, worth a read. It’s been years since I’ve read Neil Gaiman’s “American Gods,” but […]

Monday Mayhem: Happy May Day!

Man … it’s been awhile since I’ve written a post for Monday Mayhem.  Which basically translates to “I didn’t have time to write a post for Friday Fare, so I’ll play some catch up.” A couple things I read this past week that I really enjoyed: Nick Cave.  His music is haunting.  His presence … […]

Book Dump: 4/25/2017

Have an unmanageable stack of books to eventually read?  So do I!  But that’s OK – we’re in this together.  Here’s some of the books that are on my To Be Read (TBR) pile: Apparently I need some Christina Henry in my life.  The book pictured above Lost Boy, comes out in July 2017. Sandra […]

Friday Fare: 4/21/17

Still raining, but the pictures above have me dreaming about springtime.  Because April showers and yadda, yadda, yadda … Shall we? Limited time only from Starbucks!!!  The Unicorn Frappucino!!  Reviews can be found here and here.  I’ll let you guess which article was my favorite. Huzzah to Midwestern indie presses!  The Midwest Book Award finalist […]

Friday Fare: 4/14/17

Spring is here in Minnesota with a rainy vengeance.  But the trees are budding, there are earthworms everywhere, and the Interwebs are random … shall we? I’m a fan of Lorde, even if I’m pushing 40 and I wasn’t half as cool as she was in her teenage years.  This was an interesting piece (with […]