Audio Book Review – I See You

This is a review of the audio book version of I See You written by Clare Mackintosh and narrated by Rachel Atkins. I had previously listened to Clare Mackintosh’s other book, Let Me Lie, narrated by both the author and Gemma Whelan and I had really enjoyed it giving it four stars.  My feelings about... Continue Reading →

Graphic Novel Review – The Fade Out (Act One)

At the end of December, 2017 when I was setting my Goodreads challenge, I also set myself the challenge of reading more diversely with respect to genres.  My go-to genre is mystery/thriller, however, I also read a lot of literary fiction (including historical fiction) and some non-fiction.  Last year I branched out to include steam-punk... Continue Reading →

Book Review – White Lies by Lucy Dawson

Alexandra Inglis is a family doctor in England who has a drunken one-night stand in Ibiza as retaliation against her husband who has confessed to a one-night stand with a co-worker several weeks earlier.  The problem is that Alex’s affair turns out to be her patient and is 17 years old. As this book progresses,... Continue Reading →

Cross Stitching

I love to cross-stitch but I had stepped away from it for a few years.  Work was extremely stressful and busy and I overall felt stressed all the time.  Cross stitch was unfortunately something that I gave up for a while telling myself that I will pick it up again when I retire.  Well, retirement... Continue Reading →

I’m Back!

I really didn’t expect that I would be away from my blog this long.   In the early spring of 2017, I made the decision that I would retire on February 15, 2018 after 34.5 years of full-time employment.  From the time I made that decision to my actual last day of work, life was very... Continue Reading →

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