What Exactly Is Horror?

*Warning, this post may contain some spoilers for IT by Stephen King Last year, my husband finally read The Stand at my relentless urging. Of course he loved it, because it’s an incredibly literary work, and now he can’t get his hands on enough King […]

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On Loving Philadelphia

    Growing up in Pennsylvania Dutch country, many of my school field trips were to local dairy farms and apple orchards. For bigger trips, we visited the regional cities, New York City, Washington DC, and with so much history close to home, I’d been […]

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What Is A Blogging Challenge?

    You may have noticed I’m posting outside of my usual schedule (or not, that’s okay) which is because I’m participating in the Ultimate Blogging Challenge for July. I’ll be posting every day this month, for a total of 31 posts, as opposed to my average 12 […]

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Why Do We Hate-Read?

You might be wondering what “hate-reading” is, and/or feeling pretty sure you’ve never done it. Returning to that racist uncle’s FaceBook posts over and over? Perusing articles from your opposing political views to stoke your rage about current issues? Yes, you’re hate-reading. When it comes […]

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