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Ebook vs Print Books

Let me preface this by saying, one is not better than the other. One form of literary consumption is not superior. I personally love audiobooks, which I'll also be including in this. Audiobooks make it easier to escape into a world not my own, while I'm driving or at work, where I'm alone the majority… Continue reading Ebook vs Print Books

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Chapter Four: A Moody Day

Note: To read the first three chapters, please refer to my BMAC. I'd like to give a huge shout out to everyone who bought coffees recently. You folks are amazing! With that said, this chapter has a few mentions of helpers 😉 and more to come! Without further ado, let's get back to Idlewild: “Try… Continue reading Chapter Four: A Moody Day

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Scammers in the Writing Community

One of the cool parts about being a writer these days is how accessible publishing is. You can easily format your book, pick cover art, and boom! Published! However, there's a discussion to be had about those in the community using their following to sell their books that are mislabeled and falsely advertised. For example,… Continue reading Scammers in the Writing Community

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Happiness Isn’t For Me

There are entire books dedicated to this theme of overcoming adversity to pursue happiness. I'm starting to think people are putting this idea of Happiness on a pedestal, as the ultimate goal to strive for. There's beautiful moodboards, quotes, a plethora of artistic platforms dedicated to this idea. This Golden Shining Emotion which... in my… Continue reading Happiness Isn’t For Me

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The Little Door [review]

Who doesn't love a good fantasy where a character from our world gets dropped into a completely foreign place with unrecognizable creatures and beings? The Little Door by Stormy Lyn is exactly that and so much more. Amidst her parents divorce, Rose is sent off to her grandparents place, the setting of her first ever… Continue reading The Little Door [review]

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I Refuse to Write Bad Reviews

I've seen every version of a bad book review from, "It didn't resonate with me, but it might for someone" to harsh roasting. I've been guilty of the former mentally, but I can't bring myself to actively type out words and bash a book (other than Twilight, but I mean... are you kidding me, it's… Continue reading I Refuse to Write Bad Reviews

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The Oath and Blood Price

Peter-Shaun Tyrell. Our resident Limey Twitter buddy and author of The Oath and Blood Price (also featured as a guest on the Don't Make It Weird podcast). This dude slid into my DMs to ask if I'd be interested in reading and reviewing his book. For anyone reading this, I'll tell you what I told… Continue reading The Oath and Blood Price

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Don’t Make It Weird

Anyone who's new here knows that things are bound to get weird so naturally I'm here to introduce you to my new favorite podcast, and the only one I listen to religiously: Looks interesting and fun enough right? I can promise you, it is so much more than that. Don't Make It Weird is a… Continue reading Don’t Make It Weird