May 2020 Wrap-Up

Hi Everyone, I hope this post finds everyone safe and healthy So May 2020 was A MONTH. Pretty much as a result, I got a bunch of reading done. Reading, particularly fiction, has always been my escape -- how I cope with stressful situations. I read a total of 14 books last month, which works…

To Be a Canadian Anti-Racist

Hello Everyone, Black Lives Matter Recent events have brought some long-overdue conversations to the forefront. As a white person I acknowledge a level of privilege based solely on the colour of my skin. I also realize a lack of knowledge about issues of racism in Canada. Yes people, systematic racism is NOT an American construct.…

Springathon 2020 TBR

Hi Everyone, One of my goals in 2020, was to read nonfiction. While I'm beginning to think 30% was a bit ambitious, I can definitely do better than the 7% I'm currently sitting at. I came across this readathon which seems like the perfect motivation. Springathon was created by Natalie @ A Curious Reader, Emma @…

Sequel April – April 2020 Wrap-Up

So April was an odd month. I had more time to read, but found  I couldn't focus on anything. I'm currently in the middle of eight books. I did manage to read 14 books though, which worked out to 4622 pages. Starting in April, I decided to set a monthly theme for my reading. This…

Top 5 Tuesday – Series I Want to Start

Hi Everyone, So, it's Tuesday again! (Actually, it's Wednesday, but oh well). Time for another Top 5 Tuesday. What is Top 5 Tuesday you ask? It is a weekly challenge hosted by The Bionic Book Worm. This week's topic. Series I would like to start. Oh, there are so many of those. I've decided this…

Spring Has Sprung Book Tag

Hi Everyone, Spring appears to have finally sprung in my area of the world (knock on wood). When I saw this tag on Elli's (AceReader) blog, it seemed appropriate -- and looked like fun. The tag was originally created by the BookTube channel The Naughty Librarian. #1 -- Flowers - A Fresh Take on a…