The Bookworm Tag~ In Which I Try To Figure Out What A Solid Book Is, And My Sense Of Humor Includes Squash

Hullo, everyone!

I have been tagged by the illustrious Elizabeth Hyde @Trivialities for the Bookworm Tag! I am very grateful for this, because tags are generally faster to execute than regular posts, and the time is just NOT HERE this week, so… yup.Hopefully I can come up with some marginally entertaining responses to her lovely questions, but we shall have to see.

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An Ode To Curmudgeons

Hey there, folks!

Today I draw your attention to that lovable specimen known commonly as the “Grump”, the “Grouch” or the “Curmudgeon.” My list ranges from part-time grumps to Hard-Core Curmudgeons (and may include one or two people that I just wanted an excuse to mention, if I’m being honest here). I apologize in advance for the excessive usage of the words “grump” and “curmudgeon” (as well as variations thereof) within this post.

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Bookish Reviewish~ In Which Some Authors Go Overboard With Chocolate Pizza And Face Bones But We Are Consoled By Cousin Wholesomeness, Whimsy, And Sunny Sundown

Hello and good day, my bloggerly chums!

It’s time for the Grand Entrance of All the Books I Have Read This Year Thus Far (cue trumpet fanfare), as well as the Very Deep and Lucid Thoughts I have about said books.

In short, it’s time for another Bookish Reviewish post.

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The 2021 Smashing And Dashing Character Awards~ In Which Abysmal Social Skills Are Relatable And We Must Protect A Sword-Wielding Five-Year-Old

Hey, friends!

It’s time for the Smashing and Dashing Character Awards (originally created by Cait @ PaperFury), the 2021 edition. To be honest, 2021 wasn’t one of my best reading years (maybe I’m just getting more picky…ha ha, I’m definitely getting more picky), but hopefully I’ll be able to scrounge up enough characters to pull through on this tag…

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Another Year Has Come And Gone~ In Which I Consumed Stories (As Is My Custom) And Evidently 2022 Is Upon Us

Hello, my friends!

I hope you all had a splendid Christmas and got to spend quality time with all those crazy people we call friends and family and eat too many cookies and sing in four-part harmony (more or less) about the miracle of Christ’s birth and maybe even enjoy some snow (we have TONS of it and it’s beautiful but also DRIVING in it is kind of a NIGHTMARE).

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The Promised Neverland Manga Review~ In Which I Lament That Not All Stories Can Be The Lord Of The Rings (Plus Hiatus Announcement)

Greetings, my friends.


I have at last read The Promised Neverland manga in its entirety- my first manga ever, I might add. And I am here to tell you what I think about it (without spoiling anything because that would be rude), so that you can decide if it’s something you want to suffer through or not.

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