Now that the decade of March is over, Happy April! I'm truly hoping that April brings strength and good news for all of us. I managed to read all of the books I chose for my March reading list and have a new list for April! As with all of my monthly lists, they are... Continue Reading →
Okay, taking a brief hiatus from haikus and Pokémon Go (yeah, I still play it) to bring you a BOOK post! I honestly couldn’t tell you how many times I sat down to write this post, only to be distracted by haikus, Pokémon Go, guacamole, or the book I’m writing. I’ll just say...I finished reading... Continue Reading →
Hey all! Next month, I was supposed to start a poetry unit with my 7th graders, and I was INTENSELY looking forward to it. (I love teaching poetry.) One of their assignments was going to be to keep a haiku journal for a week. I had an idea that during this period of social distancing,... Continue Reading →
So many of the stories that have moved, taught, encouraged, inspired, and stuck with me throughout my life have been written by women. Some of these are pictured above. Happy International Women's Day to all of the incredible women out there!
Hello All! Look at me, getting another post up *so soon* after the first one! This is a bit of a delayed review, since I finished this book last month, but I really enjoyed it and didn't want to skip talking about it! Last month, I read Pardonable Lies by Jaqueline Winspear. It is the... Continue Reading →
Happy Monday Darlings! Reviews for the books I read in January are coming (I PROMISE) and I'm excited to share them, because I read some great books last month! However, for now, I will share my reading choices for the lovely month of February. I'm particularly excited for this month, because not only is my... Continue Reading →