Hello, Internet world. I know that I have been neglecting this l’il blog for quite a while, so in an effort to return to a semi-regular blogging schedule, I have decided to share with you, my dear readers (if there are any of you left), what is currently grabbing my attention in various cultural media.
As an English major and a library science graduate student, it’s pretty obvious that I have a thing for books. I don’t quite feel complete unless I have a book (usually more like three or four) on my bedside table in various states of completion. My taste in books is vast and varied, as I love the annoyingly-titled “contemporary fiction” genre, short stories and classic literature as well as graphic novels, campy thrillers and horror novels. The only thing I never really took a liking to was nonfiction. Truth seemed just so much more boring than the sweeping worlds of fiction! Continue reading