Month: January 2013

Cover Reveal!

Cover Reveal!

How Zoe Made Her Dreams (Mostly) Come Trueby Sarah Strohmeyer Summary: “Seventeen-year-old Zoe and her cousin Jess eagerly start summer jobs at New Jersey’s Fairyland theme park, but Jess does not get her dream role and Zoe is assigned to be personal assistant to the park’s “Queen,” winning her no friends.  Zoe’s… Read more »

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Word of the Day

Word of the Day

jabberwocky JAB-er-wah-kee DEFINITION noun : meaningless speech or writing EXAMPLES (Read more at http://www.merriam-webster.com/word-of-the-day/#S2r61IfpMmOPuGy4.99 )Oftentimes,  I find myself writing jabberwocky when I’m being stubborn and have no desire to finish up a chapter or dialogue. I end up rambling about nothing, just trying to make myself write. 9 times out of 10, when… Read more »

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How’s the weather?

How’s the weather?

So this is what I’ve been having to deal with today. We were under this tornado watch all day with a torrential downpour that was coming at all possible angles. Basically, umbrellas were useless, especially with the 20+ mph winds. Did class get cancelled, even when it was raining so… Read more »

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Update on Agenda 21

I’m about halfway through with Agenda 21 by Glenn Beck at this point. So far, it is quite interesting and really makes you think about what could potentially happen to America in the future. It took me a couple of chapters to get accustomed to the writing style. I found myself reading… Read more »

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YA Giveaway Hop!

Although I’m not participating, here is a link to the giveaway sponsored by I Am A Reader, Not a Writier. There are over 200 blogs participating. If you’re like me, you will easily waste an hour trying to win some free books! Another blog that is having a great giveaway is at (YA)Y! Books,… Read more »

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Blog about your dog Monday!

Blog about your dog Monday!

Everyone, I think it’s officially time to introduce to you my dog. In 15 days, I will finally know what kind of dog she is. Once you look at these pictures, you’ll be just as confused about her origins as I am. She’s got silky smooth ears like a golden… Read more »

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Next Up!

Next Up!

AGENDA 21 by Glenn Beck My mother found this book at Books-a-Million a couple of weeks ago and promptly read it in a week. Trust me, that’s pretty fast for her. She liked it so much she lent it to me to read. Can’t wait to start! Genre: Science-Fiction >… Read more »

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Ugh

Writing is hard…Figuring out how to get people to view my blog is even harder.People claim that writing a book is easy. Pfft. I’m just so stuck on how to get where I want to go, it’s frustrating to the max. I just want to get to the intense scenes… Read more »

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INSURGENT

INSURGENT

This Book!  I can’t even, with this book. I read Divergent two weeks ago and started Insurgent on Jan 19. I finished it earlier this morning despite my constant struggle to slow down. Seriously, I tried. I was reading a hundred pages in an hour in a half WITH breaks…. Read more »

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Hey guys!Because I’m completely new to this and have NO clue what I’m doing, I thought I’d start off by introducing myself. Here are the basics:Name: Christine (if you couldn’t tell that already) Why I’m here: I’ve noticed that there are lots of people out in the blogosphere that love… Read more »

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