2013: My Reading Year in Review

2013 has been, for me, an excellent year of reading. This year my Goodreads Challenge was to read 40 books, and  I exceeded my goal by 2 (so far!). This year I also began this blog, in an effort to better remember the books I've read. I like being able to go back through my… Continue reading 2013: My Reading Year in Review


Review: Bastard Out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison

Genre: Fiction Published: 2005 Blurb Greenville County, South Carolina, a wild, lush place, is home to the Boatwright family—rough-hewn men who drink hard and shoot up each other's trucks, and indomitable women who marry young and age all too quickly. At the heart of this astonishing novel is Ruth Anne Boatwright, known simply as Bone, a South… Continue reading Review: Bastard Out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison

Pride Month Book List

A few years ago I began my personal tradition of reading only LGBT books during the month of June -- gay pride month. Since I tend to read a lot of gay books not only in June but throughout the year, I try to use June to focus more on the lesbian classics or queer… Continue reading Pride Month Book List