So I didn’t realize this, but I was nominated by twice for The Spirit Animal Blog Award. Even after reading about this award, I’m still not quite sure what it means, but I want to thank both Charles French and Jennie for nominating me. However, I do not feel that I am deserving of such … More A Quick Thank You and Explanation
It snowed so much in my town yesterday (30.2 inches to be exact), and seeing all that snow just made me feel unmotivated, which is why I’m posting a day late. I have to say that while I think snow is beautiful when it firsts falls to the ground and I think it’s beautiful to … More Snow, Snow, GO AWAY!
Today is the beginning of the Spring 2016 semester at Muhlenberg College. Today was supposed to be my first day back after a month off, taking my first class of the semester, my Senior Seminar Medieval Literature. But that ended up not happening! I went to class just to find out this class is scheduled … More A New Semester Sort Of Begins
Since I introduced this series last week and let everyone know this post was coming, I feel like just diving into the list is best. So in no particular order, here are my five favorite male Young Adult characters! 1- Eric from the Divergent series: This is probably not who everyone would expect me to … More Michelle’s Five Favorite Male Young Adult Characters
Last semester in my Dark Poetry & Fantasy Workshop we talked about intention vs. attention and how we do or don’t balance those two things in our everyday lives. Sometimes we are so focused on our goals or jobs (intentions) that we don’t think about the people in our lives or how what we are … More Finding the Balance Between Intention and Attention
This is the first of many series I will be starting on this blog, and this is one that I hope goes over really well with all of you! Characters are a HUGE part of any novel, television show, movie, etc. They are what brings a story to life and truly allows, the reader or … More Michelle’s Five Favorite Female Young Adult Characters
Yes readers, you read that right- One time while in the bathroom I had a really great idea that I didn’t want to forget and since I didn’t have a pen and paper on me, I had to use the next best thing- Toilet paper and black eyeliner. This experience made me realize two things: … More I Once Used Toilet Paper and Eyeliner to Write Down an Idea
Happy New Year everyone! I am so sorry I’ve been away from this blog for almost two months, but my new job and school got really hectic and didn’t leave me much time for anything else. But now things have calmed down, it’s a brand new year and I’m back, filled with new ideas for … More Happy New Year!