Month: December 2016

2016 End of the Year Survey

2016 End of the Year Survey
Posted on December 31, 2016 in Survey / 0 Comments

It feels weird doing an End of the Year Survey when I hardly remember what I read! As per usual I did all my reading at the beginning of the year and read almost nothing in the second half. So now I have to go back and remember it all! I had started doing a Bookish Awards post giving “awards” to books based on what they did well, but since that only encapsulated a few months’ worth of books I can’t really go off of that for this post. So I’ll have a look at […]

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Book of Enchantments by Patricia C. Wrede

Book of Enchantments by Patricia C. Wrede
Posted on December 29, 2016 in Book Review / 0 Comments

Main points This book is…interesting. It’s hard to look at it as a cohesive book because all the short stories are so different. And they’re all written for different age groups. Some are kids’ stories, some for older audiences. Some are very dark, some make no sense, and some are just fun. I must say that my favorite was the last one, the one that brought back Cimorene and the Enchanted Forest. But a couple of the ones about princesses were good too. These stories felt like snippets of a lot of different mythologies. You […]

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Merry Christmas! 2016

Merry Christmas! 2016
Posted on December 25, 2016 in holiday / 2 Comments

(photo credit) Hello everyone! I apologize for my prolonged absence. I haven’t been doing much reading lately, but tons of crafting! (Check out my Instagram if you’re curious: @firefox9799) However, I am getting back into reading, starting with Cloud Atlas. The movie was one of my favorites, and reading the book helps make more sense of it. I had tons of plans for new features this year, but unfortunately most of them did not work out! When I have more time (I know, everyone always says that) I may be able to revive some of […]

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