Pet Semetery

PET SEMETERY Written by Stephen King Published by Penguin Books, November 1, 1984 My star rating: 5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: The road in front of Dr. Louis Creed’s rural Maine home frequently claims the lives of neighborhood pets. Louis has recently moved from Chicago to Ludlow with his wife Rachel, their children and pet cat….

What’s next for Top 5 Tuesday?

I’ve had a lot of people contact me over the last few weeks asking “what’s next for Top 5 Tuesday” now that the blog is switching to reviews only. Well – i’ve got good news and bad news. The bad news? The bad news is that my time with Top 5 Tuesday has come to…

BIG CHANGES!

Oh, hi. Remember me? I wouldn’t be surprised if you didn’t. It’s been a while….. So yeah, 2020 has been a year. I’m still struggling with day to day life as we all adjust to this new normal. But can we ever really adjust? I guess we’ll find out! This whole situation has forced me…

Goldilocks

GOLDILOCKS Written by Laura Lam Published by Orbit, May 5, 2020 My star rating – 3 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Despite increasing restrictions on the freedoms of women on Earth, Valerie Black is spearheading the first all-female mission to a planet in the Goldilocks Zone, where conditions are just right for human habitation. The team is…

Off The Grid Readathon Announcement!!!

The July edition of the Off The Grid Readathon is fast approaching! It begins on July 17th and ends at midnight on the 19th. For all of the details, you can check out the announcement post RIGHT HERE. As you all know, up to this point I’ve kept this readathon as chill as possible. No challenges,…

Weekly Wrap Up – June 1 – 7

Oh hey! Remember me? I wouldn’t be surprised if you didn’t lol! It’s been a while…. a long while. Though the world is still a flaming dumpster fire of pandemics and racism, I feel like I’m personally coming out of my shadow. I’ve had no mental break downs in a few weeks (look at me…

Top 5 Tuesday….. is taking a break

Time for me to get real here. I’ve spent the last two weeks going back and forth on a lot of things to do with the blog. After a lot of thought (and even some tears), I’ve come to terms with the fact that 2020 is the year that kicks my blogs ass. I tried…

Top 5 Summer Reads!

Weather is weird – two weeks ago it was snowing and now it’s hotter than hell! I think our backyard was almost 100 degrees over the last two days. I thought I had time to get my pool ready but MAN I wish I had it ready now!!! There’s nothing better than lounging by the…

Top 5 Opening Lines

I’m a total sucker for a killer opening line. Something witty, funny, snappy, dark, mysterious….. whatever it is, that opening line can easily leave a lasting impression. It can also set the tone for the entire book and make me want to keep reading! I’ve done this topic before which, believe it or not, was…