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Lupercalia Special: Let’s Talk About Ships

Happy Lupercalia!

I wanted to do something Valentine’s-themed and this is what I came up with.

This post will be a mish-mash of surprising trivia and strong opinions about various fictional romances.

As should be obvious,¬†spoilers¬†ahead. Continue reading “Lupercalia Special: Let’s Talk About Ships”

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Anti-Valentines for Literary Figures

Based on some of the content I’ve posted, you might think I hate Valentine’s Day.

I don’t.

I love Valentine’s Day.

I DON’T love certain literary characters.

If I had to send Valentines to these characters, this is what I would say.

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Bookish Christmas Book Tag

Happy Hanukkah, merry Boxing Day, blessed Yule, and joyful Kwanzaa.

Would you believe I got BOOKS for Christmas yesterday?

Two of them might be going in my Top Ten Books of 2019! IT’S WILD.

Emer did this excellent Christmas tag that I’m using to wrap up my winter holiday.

Enjoy your new books and leftover macaroni.
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Holiday Giving Opportunities for the Anti-Capitalist

Hey there.

Are you tired of the commercialization of the holidays?

Do you hate the conflation of “joy” with “stuff”?

Would you like to help others in less fortunate circumstances?

If that’s you, here are a few places you can help out this season. Continue reading “Holiday Giving Opportunities for the Anti-Capitalist”

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TOP 5 TUESDAY: Dear Santa, I would like these 5 books.

Planning my Christmas + birthday book wishlist on this lovely Top Five Tuesday.

I keep changing my mind.

One day, all I want are witch mysteries; the next, graphic novels.

That Holiday Book Shopping Guide really did me in.

NO REGRETS.

Continue reading “TOP 5 TUESDAY: Dear Santa, I would like these 5 books.”