Monthly Archives: January 2013

Who is Writing This?

Who is Writing This? I read and I read and I read. Hard and paperbacks pile up on shelves, under the bed, on the kitchen counter. Their eye-catching covers leaning against the wall like decor. I love some, and I … Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: MY LIFE IN HEAVY METAL

My Life in Heavy Metal by natalieeramm My Life in Heavy Metal by Steve Almond Grove Press, 2003 (originally published in 2002) 205 pgs., 3 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: My Life in Heavy Metal is a series of short stories, … Continue reading

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The Fantasy

The Fantasy* I yearn for the model to look at me as I sketch the far away stare in his eye. He has been studying the wall with determination for the last ten minutes. Retreating into his own brain possibly … Continue reading

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I got this new Latico forest green purse from HauteLook… …And I’m loving how it looks with Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles! Because reading is sexy, y’all

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Fashion Friday: Wearing FEAR OF FLYING

Fear of Flying by natalieeramm Fear of Flying by Erica Jong Published in 2003 by NAL Trade (first published 1973) 480 pgs, 5 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: In Fear of Flying, Isadora takes us on her journey to find happiness … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Feminist Books or Books with Feminist Characters

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. I’m switching the topic a little today because Top Ten 2013 Books is less interesting than Top Ten Feminist Books or Books with Feminist Characters. So here we go, … Continue reading

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Portrait: Books Are The New Black My incredibly talented friend, Kati Mallory, took some photos of me matching my book covers over the holidays! Check it out :)

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Fashion Friday: Wearing THE ELOQUENCE OF DESIRE

The Eloquence of Desire by natalieeramm The Eloquence of Desire by Amanda Sington-Williams Sparkling Books (2011) 320 pages, 2.5 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: The 1950s were shitty times for women, and married women might have been worse off. Dorothy’s husband, … Continue reading

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HIKIKOMORI AND THE RENTAL SISTER is on sale today!

This beautiful, tragic novel by Jeff Backhaus is now for sale. I reviewed it like 10 years ago and now you can read it too! Hope you’ll check it out :) Here’s a link to my review: Fashion Friday: Wearing … Continue reading

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Romance Roundup: Delectable Dukes, Provocative Pirates, Sexy Soldiers, and Passionate Professors

Title: The Duke and I Author: Julia Quinn Publisher: HarperCollins (2009) Pages: 384 Rating: 3.5 stars Daphne comes from a huge loving family. Simon is an only child and heir to the Duke of Hastings. He was despised by his … Continue reading

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