The Woodcutter

The Woodcutter by Kate Danley My rating: 5 of 5 stars Gathering of Magical Tales I loved this book! The Woodcutter encountered so many fairy tale characters from my childhood, it was like a trip down memory lane. It was brilliantly tied together. I laughed, I cried…I believe it’s your turn! View all my reviews Read More

Getting Things Done with Todoist

Getting Things Done with Todoist by Daniel LeFebvre My rating: 5 of 5 stars GTD is worth a read! I’ve dedicated a lot of time lately trying to work on a way to have a clear mind (brain dump) & still be able to accomplish tasks that satisfy each aspect of my life during the Read More

Getting Things Done with Evernote

Check out this book on Goodreads: Getting Things Done with Evernote https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/19365650-getting-things-done-with-evernote I’ve long tried to organize my thoughts and plans just to slow my brain a bit. Recently I’ve found a few solutions and one of them is using some tips and tricks I never knew Evernote had. The best learning is learning received Read More

Review: Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things

Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things by Jenny Lawson My rating: 4 of 5 stars Crazy! No wonder I’ve loved Jenny since I first found her. The book has its ups & downs but I was able to envision her descriptions of the best parts. How can you not get a giggle out Read More

1. Page One

Tick tick tick tick Tick tick DING! What the fuck was that?! My eyes open slowly, my head is pounding, and I’m freezing for some damn reason. I grab for the blanket but it smells different…almost musty or spicy. What the hell. This isn’t my bedroom. Where am I?! I sit up and see that Read More

2. The Jungle

The humid air hits me and I gasp for air. I step through the door onto the mossy ground of an actual jungle! There are huge trees with vines and the ground is mushy with moss. I know it’s daytime but I can’t see the sky because the trees are so thick with leaves that Read More

5. Fit for a King

Ding! Nooo…go away. DING! Fucking typewriter.  I open my eyes expecting to see the ceiling over the bed, but I’m sitting upright at the Royal typewriter.  My one hand is on the keys and the paper loaded on the spool says “Page One”. Why the hell am I always one page one?!  Why the hell Read More

6. To Grandmother’s House We Go

As the girls rounded the bend by the sea of oak trees onto the dirt road, Amanda opened her eyes and realized where Liz was taking her.  They were headed to Amanda’s grandmother’s house.  Maw Maw raised Amanda from the time she was a child.  They lived far back on the plantation grounds in what Read More

7. Maw Maw

As soon as they got to the porch, Maw Maw stepped out and welcomed the girls.  She told them to take their muddy shoes off, handed them both towels and ushered them to the bathroom that she had heated with an electric space heater.  The rest of the house seemed chilly except around the small Read More

8. When It Rains, It Pours

It felt like a damn 747 hit the building the way the thunder shook the loft.  It made my teeth clank together! I can hear the rain, but with no windows other than the sky lights, I have no idea how bad it is.  Jesus!!  The thunder came again sounding like another airplane crash this Read More

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