by Kristi R. Johnson It was a hot one for those of us in south Texas this summer. So what better reason, other than the brutal summer heat, to stay inside under the air conditioning reading books? I gladly stayed inside and whittled down my ever-present 'to read' pile, but only to end up adding … Continue reading My Summer in Books – 2018 Edition
by Kristi R. Johnson Tonight is StudyCon for students at the San Antonio campus of Our Lady of the Lake University. With finals coming up and the end of the Fall semester within reach, the Academic Center for Excellence will have food, games, course workshops, and therapy dogs (yes, dogs...as in four-legged animals with fur) … Continue reading Word Nerd Wednesdays
by Kristi R. Johnson Once again I find myself in the beginning of September, which means my favorite time of year has come to an end. Despite living in south Texas, I love summer and pretty much everything about it. Even the heat brings a kind of comfort to me. And as per usual, I … Continue reading My Summer in Books – 2017 Edition
by Kristi R. Johnson November is here which means it is once again time for National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo. It is the month where thousands of writers all around the world attempt to write at least 50,000 words (1,667 a day) before December. Those 50,000 words could be part of a novel, a … Continue reading Happy National Novel Writing Month!
by Kristi R. Johnson The 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards have entered into their semifinal round of voting. This means that the first round has already closed, and the semifinal round includes all of the books from the first round, plus an additional five books for category that were nominated via write-ins. This is the only … Continue reading Goodreads Readers Choice Awards 2014