Month: February 2016

Getting my shit together

Getting my shit together

I’m going to be honest. I’m feeling a little blasé about blogging. Which, as a general lack of posts might indicate, is a complete understatement. Ashley abandoned ship a while ago. I tried to hold on, but these days I would rather watch Gilmore Girls back-to-back in anticipation of the revival coming soon than blog. (Historically, Team Jess, but now maybe Logan? I guess age will do that? How do I cope with this shift in identity?) And at that, the idea of an in-depth feature on the Gilmores is more enticing to me than reviewing books as I have been for the past two years. Oh that. A two year blogiversary rolled around and I had no energy to even give myself a small party for committing to something for that long. Because honestly, Top Ten Tuesday posts every once in a while is as fulfilling a relationship as friends with… Read more »

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Top Ten Tuesday: Matching songs and books

Top Ten Tuesday: Matching songs and books

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by The Broke and The Bookish where people who love lists and books can share their favorites based on a certain topic each week. I haven’t done a TTT in some time — ooof! This seemed like a creative topic, but I know I won’t have ten ideas to give.  I only have two, but they are songs that make me think of books every time I hear them. Landline by Rainbow Rowell and Hello by Adele  Umm, have you heard this song before? Adele is lamenting about her phone calls not being picked up. This is the essence of the sheer paranoia known as Landline. Lyrics: Hello from the other side I must have called a thousand times To tell you I’m sorry for everything that I’ve done But when I call you never seem to be home Cress by Marissa Meyer and Satellite/… Read more »

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