The Blues and How to Combat Them

When I was 20 years old, I discovered something really important about myself. I am prone to depression when bad things happen to me. At this time in my life, I had suffered my first real heartbreak and I was also without a job. Instead of just grieving and moving on, I brooded for months. […]

Anita Blake: The Lunatic Cafe

I may have been premature in my praise of the Anita Blake series. Not that I didn’t enjoy The Lunatic Cafe, because it was really good, but I did some research on the internet and I didn’t like what I found. Damn you Wikipedia! Anita is a strong but flawed heroine and those are the […]

Thoughts on Degrassi

I have a confession to make. I am 31 years old and I watch Degrassi. There I said it! It feels good to get that out in the open. I really don’t know why I am addicted to this show about teenagers, but I am. It seems like I have watched Degrassi my whole life. […]

Thoughts on Desperate Housewives

When Desperate Housewives first aired, I had to check it out. It had great reviews and starred some of my favorites actresses. Teri Hatcher, from Lois and Clark. Marcia Cross, from Melrose Place. Nicolette Shreriden from Knots Landing. I had never really watched Felicity Huffman, but I knew she was married to William H. Macy, […]

The One Hundred by Nina Garcia

I really don’t read non-fiction. For me reading, is about escaping from reality, and non-fiction is all about reality. So, I avoid it. However, I really enjoy books on fashion and style. One of my favorites is Nina Garcia’s The One Hundred: A Guide to the Pieces Every Stylish Woman Must Own. Her book offers […]

Me and Mr. Darcy

Me and Mr. Darcy by Alexandra Potter Emily Albright is headed to England for a guided tour of Jane Austin country. The tour group consists of lots of little old ladies and one crabby but cute reporter, Spike Hargreaves. But the most interesting person she meets, is none other than Mr. Darcy himself, the handsome […]

My Favorite Quote

The list is long for my favorite quotes. I know you are SO surprised. lol I have collected quotes since I was a kid. I also collected unusual names and words, which I gave up on, but I do still collect quotes. One of my favorites of my favorite quotes is by Oscar Wilde, “Life […]