Just as I've committed to getting back into the swing of things, sheer madness as descended. Admittedly, I've known about this upcoming madness for months now, so really I have no excuse. It hopefully won't hinder my creativity too badly (fingers crossed) but it's definitely something to contend with. That madness, by the way, is … Continue reading Madness!
Title: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Genre: Fantasy Format: Paperback Completed: 10th September 2017 Goodreads rating: 5 stars Blurb: Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him all the Rings of Power – the means by which he intends to rule Middle-earth. All he lacks in his plans for dominion is the … Continue reading Rachel Reviews: The Fellowship of the Ring
As the last of the lords left, Mira sunk lower into her chair and, with her head resting on her hands, sobbed.
I decided to take a brief hiatus from blogging and writing in August/September. Life was stressful, I was tired, and sometimes I think it's best for creativity (not to mention general mental health) to give yourself a break when you need it. So here I am, feeling relatively refreshed and ready to dive back into … Continue reading I’m Back
Title: Daughter of Smoke and Bone, Days of Blood and Starlight, Dreams of Gods and Monsters Author: Laini Taylor Genre: Fantasy (urban fantasy?) Format: Paperbacks Date completed: 26th July 2017, 29th July 2017, 13th August 2017 Goodreads Rating: 5 stars, 5 stars, 5 stars Blurb: Errand requiring immediate attention. Come. The note was on vellum, pierced by the talons of the … Continue reading Rachel Reviews: Daughter of Smoke and Bone series
Another post inspired by the #readwriterepeat booktag over on Instagram. The prompt for Wednesday was "favourite character", and it got me thinking. Obviously, picking a favourite character (or even multiple) from all the books I've read is pretty much impossible, so many of them have wonderful characters. But I figured for today I'd list just … Continue reading Favourite Characters
I'm posting this a day late, so WIPpet math is 24/2 = 12 + 1 for being late = 13 paragraphs. The Queen’s impatient cough drew his attention back to the throne room. Stepping closer to her, he tried to appear confident. Aeris held himself with the grace and certainly of a diplomat and a … Continue reading A Deal – WIPpet Wednesday