So here we are, on this 20th evening of the month of May (I can’t decide if time is flying or crawling), and I have to admit that my book progress so far is pretty pathetic. To give myself SOME credit, I did have a chunk of April to finish before I could launch into…… Continue reading Mid-May Check-in? Words and phrases about The Book of V. and Untamed (again)
I’m wrapping up April today, I swear! I have a little bit of Wow, No Thank You to finish before Nowhere Bookshop Presents Samantha Irby (in conversation with Jenny Lawson) via Zoom tonight. CAN👏. NOT👏. WAIT👏. I have enjoyed this book tremendously, and I think I have made my feelings about Jenny Lawson crystal clear.…… Continue reading The May Pile, Things I Like, and the World is Awful
I’m off to a ROARING start. It’s the fifth day of this month of May and this is significant for a few reasons: Reason the first: It’s my husband’s birthday and HOOBOY is it weird to celebrate a birthday in the middle of this shitstorm. (I attempted some PR voodoo and branded today the Pandabirthday.…… Continue reading Some thoughts on Untamed, and also on self care during a pandemic- which you may not have heard of because it doesn’t get mentioned that often?
The April Fantastic Strangelings pick, everyone! I’m not far into this book yet, but I think it is very reasonable to go ahead and say that Samantha Irby is my spirit animal. Anyone that dedicates a book to Wellbutrin is family. The fact that she and I do not actually know each other, and the…… Continue reading Guys, I did the work for you.
Probs. My name is Tessa and I like to read books. (Hi, Tessa!) I also like to talk about books. I also like to look at pretty pictures of books on Instagram. I have a TBR bookcase that is a hopeless case, as I buy more books than I could ever hope to realistically read.…… Continue reading Am I insane?