Chapter 1 – The Big Move I make it to the top of the landing before I drop the box in my arms onto the floor. My chest hurts as I try to suck as much air as I can into my desperately struggling lungs. I’m out of shape, I think to myself and make … Continue reading The 6 Month Lease (Chapter 1)
Hi, my name is Melissa and I'm addicted to buying books. NOT sorry! Buying books is my favorite, especially when I get to go to different used/rare book stores and buy some books for the price of a nickel. It does, however, come with a fallback; buying too many. Yesterday, I did a book inventory. … Continue reading A book addiction
This week, I did a book inventory! Below are some of the books I own and have read. They aren't in any particular order, just wanted a visual to post up instead of a long laundry list of titles/author names.
Woohoo! I think I might have found some way to get some time in to write again. It's been hard but I need to get back into it, especially since I'm still on maternity leave. Once I get back to working full-time, I'm sure it will be a lot harder but I'm determined this year … Continue reading The 6 Month Lease is Returning!
Being a mom is a full-time job, especially when you're trying to keep up with your baby's baby book. I picked up this book of firsts for my baby boy because it had an elephant on the cover, which happened to be the theme for his nursery. I figured it would have a few pages … Continue reading Baby’s First Year
Camp NaNoWriMo is just around the corner! Now that March is here, we’re starting to think about gearing up for our next writing adventure. Today, NaNoWriMo participant K.A. Magrowski shares a few tips on determining whether you need to take a break from your manuscript, or if you should keep keep pushing through:To be a successful… … Continue reading **Reblog** To Write or Not to Write: Is That the Question? — National Novel Writing Month
Just wandering around Pinterest today and thought I'd share some photos of beautiful bookshelves I found. Currently, I have 3 bookshelves. Since my family lives in an apartment, I can't get too creative with my walls but a girl can dream; right? 💫