Recent Reads [June 2017]

Is it just me, or is this year flying by a little too fast?

I think the problem is, there are just too many books to read and not enough time.  Especially since I now have a closer deadline to read some of the books I want to read because I’ll be in grad school this coming fall.  It doesn’t help that I continuously add more books to my TBR pile each week.  Darn you Goodreads! Continue reading

Eliza and Her Monsters [book review]

If you are a fan of the nerd life, introverts, or fandoms… this is the book for you!

Eliza and Her Monsters focuses on Eliza Mirk, a shy, weird, and friendless girl who would rather escape the real world into her art.  She also happens to be famous online as LadyConstellation, the creator of the web-comic, Monsterous Sea.  With all the love she gets from Monsterous Sea, she can’t fathom loving the real world as much as the online one.

Enter the new transfer student Wallace, who just happens to be a huge fan Continue reading

The Power of Introverts

I’m just going to leave this video right here.

Susan Cain is the author of the book Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking.  I haven’t read this book yet, but it’s on my list (in fact, it’s on my shelf).  My best friend texted me the link to this video and I highly encourage you to watch it if you can spare 20 minutes (trust me, it goes by fast).

Have a great Wednesday everyone!

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