• Life

    school is out // summer things

    ^^ That picture was ridiculously hard to take and I have so many blooper photos ^^ I borrowed this idea from Katie Grace, who borrowed it from Aimee. 🙂 Summer is short, and I don’t want to waste it. Therefore, I am compiling a list. It is by no means an exhaustive list. There is no such thing as an exhaustive list. It’s a list of things I want to do this summer, and I will start… Now. I would like to: 1. Teach myself to play the ukulele. I’ve already learned a few chords, but I’m hoping to get decent at it. 2. Chocolate. I’m hoping to chocolate and…

  • Books,  Life

    Miniature Book Reviews // Cinderella, Animal Ark, and Return to Harmony

    Hi guys! Today I’m just doing a few short reviews. Cinderella, by Brittany Candau     I was super excited when I found this book version of the Disney movie Cinderella at the library, but I honestly expected a lot more. I was very disappointed in this one. Things I liked: The cover. Because Ella and Kit. The overall quality of the book. The design was gorgeous, and it felt great. “Lavender’s blue, dilly dilly, lavender’s green…” Things I didn’t like: The entire story paled in comparison to the movie. Without the movie, this book would be just another mediocre Cinderella story. The author told, instead of showed, the entire…

  • Writing

    Beautiful People // Parental Edition

    ^This picture has nothing whatsoever to do with the post ^ This is a link-up/meme/thing hosted by Paper Fury and Further Up and Further In. I rephrased the questions so it was more of an interview format (I hope that’s okay?), but you can see the original questions here. I’ll be doing it with two of my characters from my WIP Project Supernova. The main characters are: Ryker Kane. He’s fourteen years old, goes a high school that I haven’t named yet, and has a mostly normal life. He’s an average size, with dark brown hair, probably blue eyes, and pale skin. The features that stand out the most are the scars on his…

  • Life

    April // Recap

      Life… Various things that happened this month, not in any order because I am a scatterbrained person: softball, softball, softball! (for my brother, not me ;D although I am Team Mom) kept our friends’ cute kittens 🙂 I turned fifteen. Yikes… got baby chicks!!! They are the most adorable things. We got six total and their names are Sally, Hazel Rose, Priscilla, Trixie, and Attila the Hen. In case you’re wondering about the sixth, her name was Hazel (the first) and she died on us unexpectedly. 🙁 Sally (above) and Hazel Rose (below) finished school!!!! Mostly, at least… we have a bit of catchup to do. had a piano recital. I…