My Slow Regard of “The Slow Regard of Silent Things”

The Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss My rating: 5 of 5 stars It took me way too long to read this book. Then again, it took me just the right amount of time to read this book. Some days, the book wasn't content enough to be read. There was too much....wrong. Other... Continue Reading →

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Books That Made Me Who I Am Vol. IV

I'm sure you know by now, but in case you missed it, you can read the first three installments of my book list here, here, and even here! Really, I have a never-ending supply of book recommendations.  These posts are me trying to hit the highlights.  Here are a few I somehow managed to miss the first three... Continue Reading →

A Shocking Historical Discovery

So I had a shocking realization recently.  Well, two now I think about it. First: Zootopia is a play on Utopia, both in name and concept. Second, and more importantly: Not everyone who loves books loves history.  Not everyone who loves history loves books. I know.  Groundbreaking stuff. I never knew just how strange it was... Continue Reading →

A Bookish Look at Movies

I have trouble forgiving book-to-movie adaptations sometimes. People were confused that I wasn't one of those super-fans up in arms over The Hobbit movies and the Tauriel-Kili romance. What they didn't realize was how much I'd already forgiven Peter Jackson for with the original trilogy. The absence of Tom Bombadil. Replacing Glorfindel, a truly epic character,... Continue Reading →

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