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100 Books (The Actual List)

I had my first post like today which pleased me immensely as it reassuring to know that my quest is not totally dull!

Having spent a considerable amount of time researching lists, reading synopsis of books and trying to narrow down such a huge selection to a finite and achievable number (obviously I intend to read well over 100 books in my life time from this point on wards,) I found the Guardian had published an article on the best selling novels within the UK to date in 2012.   1,139 more words

100 Books To Read Before You Die


While creating the Game On’s WoW Community Magazine Issue 4 which was a celebration issue for the 10th anniversary, I started a project became so big that there was no possible way to format it into the magazine and share everything I created: A timeline of the history of the game we were celebrating. 129 more words

World Of Warcraft

Coping With Textus Tinyus

I didn’t wear reading glasses before writing Passports. Although I do suspect now that I probably¬†could have used them before. Since early 2013-14, though, I have noticed my reading sight has deteriorated a bit more: it’s probably at least partly due to all the time in front of a screen. 318 more words


#ReviewWomen2015: women's fiction and "serious" reviewers

Earlier this week an article came out in the Huffington Post called: #ReviewWomen2015: It’s time to take commercial fiction seriously The author, Hannah Beckerman, posed a question I’ve asked before on this blog, and I’m sure many other female authors have asked as well: Why is it so hard to find reviews of “women’s fiction” in serious newspapers? 672 more words


WIPMarathon #12

I’m writing this ahead of time, although hopefully I’ll be able to post my link. I’m off to ALA Midwinter today! (Not as a librarian. Just as a book lover. 405 more words


Things that I wish I had done...

Last time I read Rumi I cried like a baby, because I had a lot of things to do right about then. But, then I never could have. 847 more words


Meh. So much Meh.

AAaaaand… REJECTED! Okay. I’m getting better at this.

In the meantime, I’m broke and freaking out. Sitting still is not an option, so I’ve found other hobbies that pay.