The last time I posted was April 4, 2016. What has happened from that date until now can only be described in one word: Life. (This still relates to books. Promise.)

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And She’s Back

a white bookcase with a wooden globe bookend

Wow. Much√≠simas gracias (many thanks) to everyone for stopping by and reading my blog while I’ve been away! I really appreciate everyone for taking the time to check out this little blog of mine. As you can probably tell, I’ve been absent for a couple of months. But, as always, I have excuses. So many excuses.

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When You Can’t Even With A Book: “He Who Searches”

IMG_3327I hate to make this book the poster child for books I couldn’t bring myself to finish, but I really like how this photo came out. And that’s where my disappointment stems from, although I know you’re not supposed to judge a book by its cover. But I couldn’t help it. This was the book next in line for a review, but I didn’t just couldn’t. I’m sorry book gods, I just couldn’t.

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What A Weekend


Festivals and events are a must in the summer. Here in Chicago, you have your food fests, art fests, and music fests, but the best of these festivals (to me anyway) are the book and literary events. This past weekend, I attended two such events: Printers Row Lit Fest and the Chicago Alternative Comics Expo (CAKE).

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The Future (Don’t Worry, It’s Not the End)

11235975I feel horrible for not posting as much as I would like. But, unfortunately, things come up that prevent me from dedicating as much time to this blog. As I said in my last post, I’m working on another writing project, which I hope works out. Work also takes up a lot of my time. I’m in one of those weird stretches of time where balancing every minute is essential, but I’m getting it done.

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