My name is Erin Tieng, I deliver newspapers, and…and my friends and I need help, please. // Brian K. Vaughan, Paper Girls, Vol. 1 Written by the talented Brian K. Vaughan and beautifully illustrated by Cliff Chaing, Paper Girls follows four teenage girls as they set out to deliver newspaper very early one morning in the year … Continue reading Short and Sweet Reviews // Paper Girls, Vol. 1
“The novel’s not dead, it’s not even seriously injured” Don DeLillo There were rumors for a long time that physical books would soon be something of the past. Bookstores would go out of business and libraries would become extinct. Once books could be bought for cheap, and hundreds could be carried with you wherever you … Continue reading The Novel is Dead, Long Live the Novel
Hello, hello, and welcome to the middle of the week, dear readers. If you are feeling a little run down or if Friday is feeling a little too far away, I encourage you to check out Writer’s Quote Wednesday, a weekly event hosted by Colleen of Silver Threading and Ronovan of Ronovan Writes. My contribution … Continue reading Writers Quote Wednesday // Joseph Heller
Hello dear readers and thank you again for stopping by for a chat and a cup of fresh, hot coffee. It is the first day of Spring here in the Northern Hemisphere and I hope that wherever you are you can feel it in the air. Here in colorful Colorado, we are looking at highs … Continue reading If We Were Having Coffee // Hello Spring!
Hello dear readers and welcome to the middle of the week. If you are feeling a little run down, if Friday is feeling a little too far away, I encourage you to check out Writer’s Quote Wednesday, a weekly event hosted by Colleen at Silver Threading. My contribution for the week is from the American … Continue reading Writer’s Quote Wednesday // Stephen King
“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.” // Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird I cannot believe that it has taken me this long to read such a wonderful book. To Kill a Mockingbird is … Continue reading Short and Sweet Reviews // To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
I have finally finished my three book set of Jane Austen novels, whew! I have read Pride and Prejudice, Persuasion, and now, Sense and Sensibility. Turns out this book was not only the most suffocating of the three but also, my favorite. If you’ve been following along on my journey to discover what all the … Continue reading Short and Sweet Review // Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen