Book Review: Never Let Me Go

Book Review: Never Let Me Go

Never Let Me Go was undeniably a success when it first came out in 2005. It was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and was made into a movie with an A-list cast in 2010. I was fifteen and busy with high school when the book first came out, so I guess that can be my excuse for why I didn’t read it when it was getting all the attention. I’m all caught up on it now though so let’s move on to the review…

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What I Learned From CampNaNoWriMo

What I Learned From CampNaNoWriMo

For my first writing challenge, my goal was to write 30,000 words in 31 days, and I can happily announce that I succeeded! (I even finished a day early). Whether you’re deciding to participate in a formal writing challenge like I did or are just looking to do a private challenge of your own, here’s what I learned that will help you kill your writing goals. Every. Single. Time.

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Book Review: My Year of Rest and Relaxation

Book Review: My Year of Rest and Relaxation

My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh was on my reading list for a long time. Not only was I naturally drawn to the melancholy Austen-era woman on the cover, but it also got tons of great buzz both online and from my reader/writer friends. I finally got the book from the library and finished reading it a week or two ago. For a book with a lot of lead-up in my life, it seems like I’m taking almost as long to process it in the aftermath of reading it.

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