NaNoWriMo 2017

NaNoWriMo 2017 – Woodhouse Cafe and Yarn

How is it October?  Wasn’t I just working on a project in July?  Do I really have to think about what I’m working on this November? I guess I should!  It’s not a problem, I’ve actually been thinking a lot about how I’m going to spend November.  I have one project that I need toRead more

Northanger Abbey Read-a-Long: Week 4

Today we are wrapping up our discussion with Volume 2. This part of the story focuses primarily on Catherine with the Tilney family at Northanger Abbey. To me the book felt like two completely different stories.  Volume 2 not only changes our setting, but the focus of Catherine.  She goes from trying to navigate society toRead more

Weekly Reading: Nora Roberts

For the past couple of months I have been reading 3 Nora Roberts books- the Dream Trilogy.  The three books are Daring to Dream, Holding the Dream, and Finding the Dream.  I don’t typically read romance books and these three books were the only Nora Roberts books I have ever read. The first book is 20 years oldRead more

Weekly Meeting: Modern Romance

This week I am discussing Modern Romance, which you should read.  No, really!  Of all the books we have discussed, I really think more people should read Modern Romance. Challenges: None What you should know: This is non-fiction This is not a memoir This is a comedian writing about research he and a sociologist did about (asRead more

Weekly Meeting: Outlander

Part of Which Challenges: Book Lust Book Riot Read Harder What You Should Know: This is not really a romance book.  Sex scenes are understated and rare in the first 1/2 of the book.  It fits into many different genres The TV is pretty faithful to the book given the different methods of storytelling. ThereRead more