books, Maria's Column, reading, self-care

Falling in Love with Reading Again

Hello everyone! I have been meaning to do a book review for a long time now, but I can't decide which one to talk about. So I'm going to discuss a couple of things in this post and hopefully book reviews will become a monthly post for me. First off I want to talk about… Continue reading Falling in Love with Reading Again

books, Entertainment, reading, self-care

5 Books to Take Your Mind Off the Madness

Do you feel like you are running out of ways to keep yourself entertained during your time at home? Are other types of entertainment not engaging enough to keep your mind from circling back to the crisis at hand? Well, have no fear, my friends - here are five books, carefully selected by the Anxious… Continue reading 5 Books to Take Your Mind Off the Madness

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Book Review: “The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures”

The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures by Aaron Mahnke has its roots in an online podcast, and up until Christmas, I knew nothing about it. It was my sister, actually, who put this book in my hands. She noticed me reading a book of Victorian ghost stories - a favorite subject - and, so she… Continue reading Book Review: “The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures”

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6 Ways Busy People Can Read More Books

LIt's been said by experts that reading a little bit every day can help you be a smarter version of yourself. And while I think most of us are inclined to believe that is true, it may seem difficult to fit in time to read each and every day. Work, school, and life obligations often… Continue reading 6 Ways Busy People Can Read More Books