10 Books I Want to Get on My Birthday

Happy Birthday to me! I'm not a big birthday celebrator. I usually treat myself to something nice and spend time with my friends and family. I think there were some years I didn't eat cake. Those were the dark years. Anyway, as a birthday treat, I put together a list of all the books I…

10 Nonfiction Novels I’ll Be Reading This Year

This year, one of my big goals is to read more nonfiction. Nonfiction is a category I've rarely explored mostly because I'm an escapist and I use reading to leave the confines of my own world and enter another. But on occasion, I do read some nonfiction. My preferred genre is memoirs and autobiographies, though.…

My Thoughts on KonMari-ing Your Bookshelf

When the year first began, Netflix released a new show called "Tidying Up With Marie Kondo," a reality TV series where famed organizer Marie Kondo comes to your house and cleans it for you. She uses her very famous method of taking everything out of your closets and shelves, holding up each thing, and asking…

Seven Reading Challenges to Fuel Your 2019 Reading Life

I love a new year. New years always means new resolutions and while I have my own list of reading goals, I know some of you might be looking for something for yourself. I love that word, "challenge." It means that you're taking your regular life and trying to add more to it. It could…