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I PUBLISHED A STORY!! // Seize the Night Book Release

You read that right. I have a short story in this lovely anthology, and I am sooooo happy about it!!!! Synopsis  An Anthology Honoring the Birth of the SaviorWhen Oliver is offered help in the search for his son, will he answer the Voice in the night and the forgiveness extended to him?A lifetime ofContinue reading “I PUBLISHED A STORY!! // Seize the Night Book Release”

The Give Thanks for Books Tag

This tag was created by the lovely Rachel @ The Edge of the Precipice and I was tagged for this by Eva-Joy @ The Caffeinated Fangirl last year… and am finally getting to it—sorryyyyyy! THE RULES1. Thank the person who tagged you. (Thanks, Eva-Joy!)2. Fill out the tag.3. Share the tag graphic in your post.4.Continue reading “The Give Thanks for Books Tag”

15+ Books to Read if You Are Writing WWI Fiction

Okay, so remember these? Here is their cousin. I know this list is small and I am not an *expert* at these kinds of lists. But I do want to share about the books I suggest reading if you’re writing WWI. As a starting point, maybe. 😉 1. A Treasury of War Poetry: British &Continue reading “15+ Books to Read if You Are Writing WWI Fiction”

Dangerous Best // Five Fall Favourites Day 6

Well, cupcakes, it’s day 6. The wrap-up of it all. Giveaway winners are announced, books are on sale, TBRs are crammed full, and bookishness is (partially?) satiated. We have a weekend to recover from our binge… with books, of course. Maybe even a new one. Recommended in FFF ’22. I have a PDF for youContinue reading “Dangerous Best // Five Fall Favourites Day 6”

To Know & Understand Past & Present // Five Fall Favourites Day 5

It’s almost the last day, folks… I’m not sure I’m ready to return to everyday life, as Anne of Green Gables says. But it was super fun, wasn’t it? And we always have next year to look forwards to… Today’s topic is one of my very favourites, and the genre I read the most: “PeopleContinue reading “To Know & Understand Past & Present // Five Fall Favourites Day 5”

Trust & Honour With My Whole Heart // Five Fall Favourites Day 4

Day 4/6—only 2 days left!! *cries* I’m so not ready for this to end! But that reminds me of a quote from Heidi (which I haven’t read in years and which I really need to reread soon): “Oh grandmama, if I could only wait up here for Schwänli and Bärli! I am afraid I shan’tContinue reading “Trust & Honour With My Whole Heart // Five Fall Favourites Day 4”

Crime is Common, Logic is Rare // Five Fall Favourites Day 3

Ugh, the week is HALFWAY DONE!!! I’m so sad to see this go, cupcakes… I love this week! Alll da boooooksies!!! Everywhere!! Good books! Happy memories! Ahhhh!! Bliss!!! ‘No, dearest, I’m not crazy… not yet.’ (If you can source that quotation without googling it, you get 5,000 extra bonus points as an avid bookworm. IfContinue reading “Crime is Common, Logic is Rare // Five Fall Favourites Day 3”

Staying in Reality // Five Fall Favourites Day 2

IT’S DAY TWO, CUPCAKES!!! Are you excited??!! This is just so much funnnnn and today will be simply epic. I am loving scrolling through all the book recommendations and adding them to my TBR and answering everyone’s comments and generally glorying in the bookishness of the week. 😄 Without further ado, sling on your shieldsContinue reading “Staying in Reality // Five Fall Favourites Day 2”

Dinners I Have Eaten // Five Fall Favourites Day 1

Heyyyyyyyyyyy, cupcakes!!! Welcome back to the FFF! I’m so thrilled to be here!! In case you’re new here, this week is a blog party where bloggers come together and share their favourite books in specific genres, along with freebies and giveaways and general fun. This is the second time I join officially, the third timeContinue reading “Dinners I Have Eaten // Five Fall Favourites Day 1”

10 Books to Read If You Are Writing WWII // Part 2: Nonfiction

So, remember this post? It’s been a bit but here’s part 2 🙂 As you can tell from the graphic, I had to drop down the amount a little. ;P Reviews are linked in the story title. 1. The Hiding Place: The Triumphant True Story of Corrie Ten Boom by Corrie Ten Boom with JohnContinue reading “10 Books to Read If You Are Writing WWII // Part 2: Nonfiction”

Spell the Month in Books // January-May

So I saw this first on Kate’s blog but apparently the challenge is from Jana @ Reviews From the Stacks. I loved the idea so much I just had to go back and do the months I missed. 😆 JANUARY J ~ Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë. Ohhh, yeah. I love “Jane Eyre” (yes, theContinue reading “Spell the Month in Books // January-May”

15 Books to Read If You Are Writing WWII // Part 1: Fiction

So there’s a lot of posts I’ve been promising lately, but they all need a lot of work, so while I crank them out, enjoy this one ;P If you know me even a little, you probably know I’m a WWII aficionado. I read everything I can get my hands on that has any relationContinue reading “15 Books to Read If You Are Writing WWII // Part 1: Fiction”

HOPE Release Tour

Today I am over the moon excited to announce to you I am a PUBLISHED AUTHOR!! That’s right! I had a poem published before in a poetry anthology but this is the first time a story of mine has ever been published!! The amazing girls from The King’s Daughters’ Writing Camp created a new shortContinue reading “HOPE Release Tour”

To Save a Life // Write For Life

Today is National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children. A day to remember the millions of children who are come to life through no choice of their own, and are rejected. The millions of children who are carried into clinics not to be cared for & checked up on, but to be coolly slaughtered.  TheContinue reading “To Save a Life // Write For Life”

Five Fall Favourites Day 6 // Top 5 for 2021!

Anddd it’s the last day of the FFF, y’all. It’s been great, hasn’t it? I just love this time ❤ I really hope you enjoyed it as much as I did! Today it’s pretty chilly, so let’s cuddle up on some… I have plenty! Blankets are a speciality of mine. I’d rather roll myself upContinue reading “Five Fall Favourites Day 6 // Top 5 for 2021!”

Five Fall Favourites Day 5 // Babies!

It’s the fifth day, y’all. The FFF is almost over! *cries* But tomorrow is the sale, so that’s some consolation. *halo* Are you all ready for today’s excursion? Today we’re taking a walk, and I’m going to be handing out… There’s some of every shape, size, and colour, so help yourselves! Today we’re going toContinue reading “Five Fall Favourites Day 5 // Babies!”

Five Fall Favourites Day 4 // Hope!

Day 4 already? This week is just FLYING by, isn’t it? I hope you’ve found as many great books as I have! Today we are channeling our inner 1950s kid and hopping onto our… I have a bike, but I very seldom use it. I’m just not a cyclist. I prefer to walk. But forContinue reading “Five Fall Favourites Day 4 // Hope!”

Five Fall Favourites Day 2 // Family!

Welcome back to day 2, everyone! It’s going to be such a delightful day 🙂 I hope everyone had some lovely adventures yesterday! Today we are in the… That’s right, the book room! Which means a freebie from yours truly! And I’ll be nice and let you get it right here instead of making youContinue reading “Five Fall Favourites Day 2 // Family!”

Five Fall Favourites Day 1 // Adventure!

Welcome to the Five Fall Favourites, you all! (Yes, I add a u—I’m a Canadian, and you just can’t take that u from me—I’ve tried…). I’m thrilled to be here this year as an official participant! I’ve been unofficially participating for a couple years, so it is kind of surreal to be official now. 😉Continue reading “Five Fall Favourites Day 1 // Adventure!”

8 Books to Read in Spring // 2021 Edition

And we are continuing the series!! 😀 Past posts in this series can be seen here. 1. The Canada Geese Quilt. I was first attracted to this book by the cover, which really reminded me of Sarah, Plain & Tall. I found that the story made me think a lot of Sarah P&T too! It’sContinue reading “8 Books to Read in Spring // 2021 Edition”