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Day 325

In another 40 days, it’ll be a year since I physically left work. Mentally, it’s been drifting away, but not as much as I had hoped. 2,647 more words


On to the Afterlife

For the entire hour the vampire had stated, he sat comfortably, perusing the werewolf’s newspaper, while the werewolf paced in and out of sight, growling periodically. 561 more words


Augustus who?

The tyrant? The statesman? The warlord? The monarchist? These are the questions that pop up in my mind most of the time when in my readings about Rome I confront his presence. 4,115 more words


Feast of Sorrow

Friends, oh my goodness. I don’t think I have adequate words for this review.

This book is absolutely, hands-down an incredibly stunning piece of literature. 236 more words

Historical Fiction


April so far? Finished Augustus by John Williams and my accessory of choice has been cameos; I’m currently all about that Roman profile apparently.

It took me a while to finish… 406 more words


Day 303

Have I mentioned that for the first time in a long time, I’m anxious for it to start getting nicer out… because I want to spend time outside? 437 more words



It was about time the weekend started, it’s been a long week( but then again I say that every week).

At least I have been pleasantly entertained, by both books and things coming through the “buds” in my ears; I finally got around to listening to… 440 more words