2019 Reading Challenge Results

HAPPY NEW YEAR’s EVE ♥ I must say, 2019 was not my best year, but I did read a lot of great books. So that’s something! But with all the major life events that occurred this past year, I kid you not, I 100% forgot about this challenge until mid-December. I probably only paid attention…

Christmas Cookies and Book Pairings – Day 7

Day 7 – Stockings and Spells by Nancy Warren Here it is, my final pick. I chose today’s book based on the fact that it’s the most enjoyable book I read this year that was set entirely throughout the holiday season. It’s the 4th instalment of the Vampire Knitting Club cozy mystery series, and it’s…

Christmas Cookies and Book Pairings – Day 5

Day 5 – Harbour by John A Lindqvist There are so many good horror books set in the wintertime, but oddly enough, many of them are still on my TBR list (get on it Santa!). That said, when I think of cold horror books, Lindqvist always comes to mind. This one takes place on an…

Christmas Cookies and Book Pairings – Day 2

Day 2 – Magic For Liars by Sarah Gailey Sometimes, all you need to get that magical Christmas feeling is read a book about magic… and murder. This story takes the oh-so-familiar magic school trope and gives the reader a new perspective on it. Our lead, Ivy, is summoned to the private academy not because…

Flash Fiction – Full Reset

(895 words) Juliette’s eyes spring open in a panic. The vein along her neck throbs, pumping the blood hard and fast. A firework of pain explodes inside of her mind and her spine wrenches, thrusting her chest towards the sky.

Flash Fiction – Stitch Together

Imogen rolled the crochet hook between her thumb and forefinger, chewing the inside of her cheek. Her grandmother’s stitches were so precise, so intentional; she couldn’t help but worry her clumsy fingers would ruin them.