Originally posted 2015-10-27 08:00:54. Welcome to day 27 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s theme is “Witches’ Brew” Witches. So much can be said for witches. They have appeared in literature for a very long time dating back to ancient folktales and lore. However, for today’s prompt, I’m going to introduce you to…

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Originally posted 2015-10-23 08:00:13. Welcome to Day 23 of Books and Cupcakes October Book Photo Challenge ! Since the theme this time is “Judged by the Cover” I’m tempted to simply put a picture of the cover. I bought Song in the Silence by Elizabeth Kerner way back in 2001 on a quest for a new fantasy…

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Originally posted 2015-10-22 08:00:15. Welcome to day 22 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! When I saw the word “pumpkins” I immediately thought Cinderella. Now, as a fairy tale goes, Cinderella isn’t near the top of my list of favorites- not even close. However, there was one Cinderella book I adored. Confessions of an…

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Originally posted 2015-10-12 08:00:45. Good Day, and welcome to day 12 of Books and Cupcakes October Book Photo Challenge ! We all have probably gotten tons of books as gifts. Sometimes even by ‘accident’ or that awkward moment when you’re not sure if your friend/relative is giving you a book, or lending it to you. In…

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Originally posted 2015-10-11 17:00:00. Welcome to Day 11 of the Books and Cupcakes October Book Photo Challenge ! Today’s theme is “Obsessed with this Book” and there is one in particular that deserved to be Showcased. Enchantment- Orsen Scott Card Card is probably best known for Ender’s Game and his sci-fi fiction (and possibly being a…

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Originally posted 2015-10-05 08:00:01. Welcome to Day 5 of the Books and Cupcakes October Book Photo Challenge ! The topic is Well Worn Read and there was only one book in my bookcase that captures that sentiment: The Onion Girl by Charles de Lint. He is my favorite author and a master storyteller. I have read,…

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Originally posted 2015-10-04 20:00:02. Welcome to day 4 of the Books and Cupcakes October Book Photo Challenge ! Although Fables is not a new series, it’s one I only recently discovered. I have a love of werewolves, so when the game “The Wolf Among Us” went on sale, I bought it and loved it, which then…

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Originally posted 2015-10-02 12:01:09. I gazed down at the icy water as it broke around the pylon rooting the bridge to the river. I leaned over the side and wondered what it would feel like if I let go. Would my bones break on the rocks? Or would I die from becoming frozen in the…

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Originally posted 2015-07-01 16:00:47. Title: The Book of Three Author: Lloyd Alexander Published: March 12,1964 Pages: 217 Genre: Fantasy Series:  The Chronicles of Prydain Kid Friendly Rating: Ages 8+ (Reading level is the main reason)

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Originally posted 2017-02-10 17:00:01.   Squeek….Squeek…Squeek…Oars dipped in and out of the water in measured, methodical strokes. The creaky oarlocks of the rowboat twisted with every pull, announcing Holly’s presence on the still lake. Ensconced in fog, she paused to listen for the tiny swish of a fishing line, the plunking of the sinker on…

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Originally posted 2016-10-28 08:00:00. Returning to the bar wasn’t easy. I parked and took a deep breath. It had been a long night. Survived another round. I picked up my gun from the passenger seat. Its familiar weight steady in my hands. I was thankful to have it, and my prime bullets, back in my…

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Originally posted 2016-09-30 12:00:26. Opening my eyes, I’m momentarily disoriented as sight and sound return to me. Water swirls around my boots as lights flicker overhead. I smell blood on the air. Jeremy’s voice echoes in my head “You will be hunted.” Fucking Demons. The last time my pack walked into a demon’s trap, we…

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Originally posted 2016-09-16 08:00:02. Who decides if something is sacred? Am I really to believe a bunch of old guys sitting around in Rome got to decide what millions of people now believe, and that their initial beliefs survived more old guys modifying the word to make it fit society? Who am I to say…

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Originally posted 2016-08-29 08:00:23. Today’s theme for Books and Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge is Water Book cover…. Ok, so this may not make everyone think of water- but it does for me. This book was fascinating. If you haven’t read it yet, I highly suggest picking it up! First of all, it takes place in…

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Originally posted 2016-08-28 12:00:34. Hello everyone, as we finish out August, and Books & Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge, the theme today is colors. What better way to celebrate colors than with science? “The Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe” by Theodore Gray is a beautiful book, great for any coffee…

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