Category Archives: Michigan

Raffle for a prize of 50+ eBooks!!

Hey, readers! There are only 11 days left to enter the raffle for my Book Charity Event for Mental Health Awareness Month.  The prize is an awesome collection of 50+ eBooks from various donating authors, so why not enter? Here’s … Continue reading

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Review of “Not Really Gone” by Blaire Sharpe

One of the reasons I love reviewing books is that every once in a while I take a chance on something I never would’ve picked up on my own.  Memoirs aren’t my usual thing.  But, I’m so glad I agreed … Continue reading

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The Problem With Being Comfortable

There’s a downside to being encouraged too much as a child.  Growing up, I was always the Golden Child, although I think I was only eager to please because I found it so easy to please.  I could get by … Continue reading

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Rabbit Trail Drift Off

It’s that time of season when this:  leads to this: As a result, here’s what happened in my mind last night as I was trying to fall asleep: This book’s fun. Gosh, my bed is warm. [hears gust of wind … Continue reading

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Is My Nerd Showing?

A common lesson of mothers everywhere is “Don’t judge a book by its cover.” This is bunk.  You ALWAYS judge a book by its cover and really should only NOT use this method in regards to people.  Failed metaphor, in … Continue reading

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