Short stories worth reading when you have 10 minutes to spare – with mini-reviews!

Are you ever in a reading slump, or not particularly enjoying the book you're currently reading? Whenever I'm in either situation I find the best remedy is to pick up a short story! This gives me a quick burst of entertainment and usually encourages me to pick up my current read or a new book. …

#25inFive wrap-up

Guys, I did it! I completed my first ever 25 in Five challenge with a healthy time of 25hrs,  7minutes and 2 seconds! I started this challenge thinking it would be a breeze, but it isn't called a challenge for no reason! As much as I love reading, reading, on average, 5 hours a day is …

Mini-review: Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? by Joyce Carol Oates

Synopsis: Young Connie is beautiful and wants to be free from the burdens of her mother and sensible, boring sister. Sneaking around to meet boys when she has told her family she's going shopping, Connie catches the unwanted attention of Arnold Friend, who knows instantly, that he has to have her. Mini-review: Be nice to …