The Wasted-Potential Tag, aka My First Original Tag WHICH IS EXCITING

Hey guys, it’s Elise, and I’ve decided to make my first original tag! This tag is meant to be a place to share books that just came so so close to being good, but… sigh, no they were not. But they were SO CLOSE and it is UPSETTING. In this post I for some reason … More The Wasted-Potential Tag, aka My First Original Tag WHICH IS EXCITING

Your Lack of Interest In Anything About WLW Does Not Exist In a Vacuum

The other day on Twitter, there was some discussion of the problem of authors and readers alike talking about how they’re “just not interested” in reading or writing f/f or sapphic romance. (I will be using sapphic in this post as it’s less awkward and more inclusive.) I wrote this thread about it, but I … More Your Lack of Interest In Anything About WLW Does Not Exist In a Vacuum

Blogger Recognition Award: I Share My Origin Story, and Give Blogging Advice

I got nominated for an award a couple of weeks ago by two new bloggers I hadn’t known yet, Charlotte and Anna @ReadsRainbow, who blog about sapphic lit (AMAZING BEAUTIFUL SHOWSTOPPING) and are amazing and super talented (so go check them out!) This tag involves giving an origin story and then some blogging advice! I … More Blogger Recognition Award: I Share My Origin Story, and Give Blogging Advice

The Sunshine Blogger Award

Hi guys, it’s Elise, and I was nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by JR @EternityBooksReview! You should definitely check her blog out! Thank you so much JR for nominating me for this award! I will be giving several answers for some of these questions because I just like talking a lot. You’re welcome.

Anthology Highlight Reel, p.i

This post has been a long time coming. A while back, I wanted to do an old Top Ten Tuesday I never got around to: Anthology Authors That Made Me Want to Read Their Book. [Dubiously inspired by posts by Danielle @LifeofaLiteraryNerd and Destiny @HowlingLibraries.] But I realized I have way. too. many. stories to discuss.

The Coffee Book Tag

I was recently tagged in the Coffee Book Tag by Romie @RomieWeDeserveLove!! As is usual for these tags, I’ll be attempting to use books I’ve read in the last few months to keep the answers fresh. Also, these graphics are so incredible, and I’m going to use them now??

Top Five Wednesday: Redemption Arcs

After just-plain antihero arcs, redemption arcs are my absolute favorite trope. This trope is controversial all over Goodreads, but let’s be real: I absolutely adore seeing characters who have been villainous, especially via long extended backstory, become redeemed. This post won’t be a fun list of antiheroes, though I’m sure I’ll get to write that … More Top Five Wednesday: Redemption Arcs