Book lover, reading

Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature

Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature: I had to share this site I came across. Often you can find some really interesting books. Sometimes the sort you might llookfor in a library for research but are able to download. Sometimes the Classics, which are great… Continue reading Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature

review

Book Review: Kate Elliott’s Cold Magic

Kate Elliott is a great writer to begin with.  This new series starting with Cold Magic (The Spiritwalker Trilogy) was better than I'd thought it would be.  Now I thought it would be good because of the author, but it surpassed expectations.  First of all, it is written in first person but has the feel… Continue reading Book Review: Kate Elliott’s Cold Magic

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Norse Mythology picture

themagicfarawayttree: odin, norse pagan god with ravens by tudor humphries I love Norse mythology. I love mythology in general… who does not love stories about gods? Where the gods are even more flawed than we are and when we chance upon them it never fairs well for us… which rather makes sense. Anyway, I think we do project upon… Continue reading Norse Mythology picture

Writing

“Have you really read all those books in your room?” Alaska laughing- “Oh God no. I’ve maybe read a third of ‘em. But I’m going to read them all. I call it my Life’s Library. Every summer since I was little, I’ve gone to garage sales and bought all the books that looked interesting. So… Continue reading

Writing

Reading and writing with migraine and visual snow

A blog post about how much I love to read even though I have chronic migraines with a persistent migraine aura and visual snow. Reading and writing are both distractions from pain that I find very valuable. Writing being the one I am most passionate about. But I read a great deal when I am… Continue reading Reading and writing with migraine and visual snow

fantasy fiction, reading

A favourite book: Chronicles of Amber

I would recommend something I am reading, but nothing on the current list that is spectacular. And so I have been re-reading some favorites. The Chronicles of Amber, by Roger Zelazny, was a childhood favorite of mine. When I was twelve or so I began the process of raiding my dad's bookshelves and came across… Continue reading A favourite book: Chronicles of Amber