Early Christmas presents for me!

Thanksgiving did come and go and I am very grateful with how I am doing in this blog. Now, I have almost 500 WordPress followers, plus SNS friends, so I really feel that I am doing something right in my writing (and ranting?). There was a recently concluded giveaway and I am happy to announce that the prize is ready to be shipped! Congratulations again to the winner! But it seems I also got my share of winnings. This week, I was surprised to receive such a number of parcels in my home! Most of them are printed books I Read More …

30-day Blogging Challenge: Day 30 (A motto or philosophy)

Before the month of October ends, I finished reading my first Paulo Coelho – The Alchemist. I remember I was in high school when his novels started gaining attention, but I didn’t find myself included in the hype. I tried leafing through the first pages of one of his books, which I have forgotten the title, and found it uninteresting. So I put it down and changed to another. However, last week I was looking for a new book to read. This sounds funny at first since I have a long list in my TBR pile. Too many books to Read More …