Literary Cocktails at the Petworth Citizen and Reading Room

It all started with the pirogi. I grew up on delicious homemade pirogi manufactured by the ladies in the church basement, but now I live in the DC area.  DC is a generic city with generic people and generic food, at least when it comes to Eastern European food, and there are only two placesRead more

#ArmchairBEA Day 3 – To infinity, and beyond!

Beyond the traditional form of the novel, what are your favorite alternative forms (graphic novels, audiobooks, webcomics, etc)? Do you have any favorite works within these alternate forms? How do you think the changing format affects the reading experience?  So, a couple weekends ago I was feeling super stressed out for no reason whatsoever, to theRead more

It’s that time of year again …Once Upon a Time

It’s that time of year again!  Each spring, Carl from Stainless Steel Droppings hosts the Once Upon a Time “Challenge,” a reading event celebrating fantasy, folklore, and magic.  This event has always been close to my heart, because when I first started blogging, it was the Once Upon a Time challenge that really made meRead more