Mental Health in Fiction

Mental Health in Fiction

If you were unaware, today is actually World Mental Health Day. Piggy-backing on last weeks "Mental Illness Awareness Week", World Mental Health Day's purpose is to raise awareness of the many different types of mental illness's around the world. The more awareness that is raised and the more informed people are, the better chance there [...]

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Review: The Thousandth Floor

Review: The Thousandth Floor

For some odd reason, I have been in a terrible reading slump this Fall. Typically I can pinpoint a reason as to why this happens, but this time I'm truly at a loss. Thankfully, I think that I have finally come out of it after finishing The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee. I remember hearing a [...]

An October in Portland

An October in Portland

October is finally here! This month is arguably my favorite in the entire year. I love love love the crisp air, crunchy leaves and gorgeous foliage colors. Growing up and living in Portland has made me grateful for the fact that we truly get to experience a cliche'd October. Whether you're local or just planning [...]

What to Read this Fall

What to Read this Fall

I don't know about everyone else, but once the leaves start changing, my reading tastes shift to something a bit more on the darker side. Gone are my desires for breezy romantic contemporaries, and in comes the taste for mysteries, thrillers, and more horror themed books. It could be the fact that I generally tend [...]

Life Update

Hello everybody!!! Yes, I'm aware that it's been a little over two months since my last post. I could pull out all the excuses that I've just "been way too busy" and such, but while that IS true, the reason I haven't posted is because I just wasn't feeling the creative juices flowing. And in [...]