Month: March 2017

Posted March 31, 2017 / 4 Comments

Why I didn’t use to mind not seeing myself in books

Why I didn’t use to mind not seeing myself in books

  I’m not talking about universal human experiences like falling in love, being awkward at high school, or you know… saving the world. I’m talking about what everyone is talking about, seeing our cultural identities in the literature we read. I understand why people say why should they care. As long as they’re great books, […]

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Posted March 28, 2017 / 0 Comments

How the new Beauty & the Beast fixed the old version (Spoilers!)

How the new Beauty & the Beast fixed the old version (Spoilers!)

    I went into the movie with caution, already expecting to be disappointed in some way, but you know what, I was pleasantly surprised. The movie took many things from the original well-loved classic and ‘fixed’ them! I was so happy with the result! Gaston is a normal jerk Remember Gaston? Yeah, he was […]

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Posted March 19, 2017 / 10 Comments

Revamp Your Blog Content (10+ content ideas)

Revamp Your Blog Content (10+ content ideas)

  This post is part of Bloggiesta, a week long event for bloggers to work on their own to-do lists to make blogging better! Check out their blog for more challenges and news!   Producing great content is the key to a successful blog. And on that note, successful is whatever you want it to be, […]

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Posted March 14, 2017 / 5 Comments

Where Publishing is Headed in the Next Five Years

Where Publishing is Headed in the Next Five Years

  I wouldn’t call myself an industry professional, or any sort of expert yet, but that doesn’t mean I can’t make an educated guess about book trends and publishing based on what I see now. And I’m sharing these opinions because I’m really, really happy about where this is going.   Diversity (yay!) We still […]

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Posted March 9, 2017 / 1 Comment

Cover Reveal: The Girl Who Could See by Kara Swanson

Cover Reveal: The Girl Who Could See by Kara Swanson

  Today Kara Swanson and Rockstar Book Tours are revealing the cover for THE GIRL WHO COULD SEE, which releases June 1, 2017! Check out the gorgeous cover and enter to win a $5 Amazon Gift Card and a copy of the eBook!     Guys, I’m so excited about this one! It kindaaa sounds […]

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Posted March 6, 2017 / 6 Comments

Historical Romance, Yay, or Nay?

Historical Romance, Yay, or Nay?

  A couple of months ago, I’d have scoffed at the idea of reading Historical Romances. Cheesy covers Cheesy titles ‘They are all sex’ But since then, I’ve discovered at least one of those is false, if not completely, then at least partly. Because guys, the sex scenes are steamy as hell. Though those can […]

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