March has come to an end and it was definitely a jam packed one for me! I finished one job, had a couple weeks off, traveled to NYC to see Hadestown, and just a couple days ago started a new job at Berkeley Playhouse! I nearly finished my Percy Jackson re-read and it has been… Continue reading March Wrap Up!
To be fair, I cry over a lot of things, so maybe it's not THAT big a deal if you find me crying over a book. I'm literally Rachel. BUT, these books aren't ones that had me wiping away a few tears- these books had me SOBBING, cursing the world for ever making me pick… Continue reading Hey Book, You Made Me Cry
Hi everyone! February has come to an end and it was another good month! I read 8 books, met Leigh frickin' Bardugo, and had an amazing second month blogging! One of my goals for this year was to recognize when I wasn't truly enjoying a book and working up the nerve to DNF them. This… Continue reading February Wrap Up!
I'm trying to be better about DNF-ing books. I've always been the WORST at DNFing because I feel so bad, but now I realize that I don't want to waste my life reading 'meh' books when I could be reading a super great one. I've actually DNF'd four books in the past month, which is… Continue reading My Recent DNFs!
My first monthly wrap-up! Woohoo! A lot happened this month considering it was the first month of this blog's existence. I started my new year in Disneyland with a few friends and also started a new job at Berkeley Repertory Theatre! I'm really enjoying all the people I'm working with and they've welcomed me into… Continue reading January Wrap Up!
There's nothing worse than getting to the end of a book series only to HATE the ending but it makes a great series even better when you get a satisfying conclusion. After all, who wants to put in the leg work of reading a lengthy series only to have a sucky ending? Not me! If… Continue reading Satisfying Series Finales
I've been a fan of Greek Mythology ever since I first read Percy Jackson in sixth grade and my obsession has only grown with time. I love everything Greek Myth, be it books or short stories or tv shows or movies or fanfics or.. you get it. Hades and Persephone are my absolute FAVORITE and… Continue reading Greekin’ Out: Greek Mythology Reads
Since we just started a brand new year, I thought reflecting back over my 2018 in books was a good place to start both the new year and my new blog! Last year was a GREAT year for me, book-wise. My Reading Challenge was a daunting 70 books (20 books more than my previous… Continue reading 2018 | In Review