The Most Constant

23 May Cost

I have a friend who's reading habits bother certain members of her family. We had a conversation years ago about it and it has stuck with me. Her life has since become busier with work and having more children so I'm sure her reading has...

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22 May Speak

I finished Carthage by Joyce Carol Oates about two months ago. I hadn't read a book by JCO in several years, however another one of her's, The Falls, is one of my favorite books. She is an incredible author, who tends to write domestic dramas...

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21 May Travel

Clinging to the coattails of my last post I started thinking more about reading versus real life. I think it would be presumptuous to assume that myself or anyone chooses reading over real life experiences. So let me clarify a little. First, and most obvious,...

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20 May Retreat

Books are my retreat. Words linked and crafted together to create incredible stories never fail to amaze me.  Worlds that I can effortlessly fall in to and become part of are my favorite places to be. I have been a part of more fictional worlds...

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19 May Mood

My taste in books is eclectic. What I read next does not follow rhyme or reason, with one exception. I am part of a book club and I do always attempt to read the current month's selection. Other than that, my reading is all of...

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15 May Habit

I write down what I read. I have been doing this for the past five years and I recommend this habit to any bookworm out there. In the last two years I've added a star-ranking system (1-5 stars), similar to what Goodreads does, but I...

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