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Reading When Broke

How To Read When You’re Broke

Reading When You’re Broke (Yes! It’s possible!) Finding that extra cash for books can be quite a struggle. If you keep up with most of the book community, it can be a bit depressing to see everyone reading all the books you wish you could afford. That was me at...

2016 vs 2017

2016 vs. 2017

Wow, 2016 was a TOUGH year. Not just for me, but for everyone. But, I’d like to take a minute to share a little bit of what my year has been like, what I’ve learned, and what I’m really looking forward to in 2017! (Book related and non book related!)...

Audiobooks

Audiobooks – Yea or Nah?

I’ve seen lots of different opinions on audiobooks – mostly negative. An audiobook/narrator can either enhance your reading experience or ruin it altogether. So, I wanted to throw out my two cents and my personal experience with audiobooks – as well as recommend my favorite ones (and share the ones...

Yallfest 2016

Yallfest 2016… in a wheelchair.

This year I was blessed enough to attend Yallfest- my first big book festival! I have lots to share – both good and bad. Regardless, overall, it was an incredible experience and I’m so grateful to all those who went out of their way to help me out! First, I...

Me Before You

Why I can’t read Me Before You

Me Before You by Jojo Moyes Sorry guys, I’m writing this because several people have asked me to read this book/recommended it to me. I just want to *politely decline* and say thanks, but I just can’t. Let me explain. I’ve had a few friends give me a complete, detailed...

Fictional Guys vs. Real Ones

Fictional Guys vs. Real Ones

I’ve been wanting to write this post for a while… or at least, it has sat in the back of my head and I’m just now trying to put comprehend-able words to it. Friends, it is so easy to get lost in fictional worlds. That’s why we read isn’t it?...