reading

on putting books down

on putting books down

{some of my to be read stack} I put a book down yesterday and have no intention of picking it back up. This bothers me probably more than it should. I used to NEVER not finish books.  I would plow through them devotedly and methodically, like I personally owed it to the author to finish … more

what i’ve been reading {fall 2015}

{To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee} I haven’t read To Kill a Mockingbird since early high school, and with all the buzz about Go Set a Watchman this summer, I thought it was about time to pick the classic back up.  And goodness gracious I had forgotten how good it was.  And with the … more

what i’ve been reading {summer 2015}

{Bread and Wine by Shauna Niequist} I’ve loved all of Shauna Niequist’s books–they are always such relatable essays about life and faith–but this might have been my favorite.  Probably because it connects faith to life around the table and how important and renewing and spiritual it can be to gather around the table with people … more

what i’ve been reading {spring 2015}

{Me Before You by Jojo Moyes} I’ve been off my fiction reading game for a bit (I feel like I went through a non-fiction phase recently), and this is the first book I’ve read in a while that I felt fully captivated by the story.  Louisa is an average girl in a small English town … more