Happy 2017, ya'll! It's time for a yearly wrap-up! 2016 was a successful year for me both in terms of reading and in terms of blogging. I also made a big personal life change in 2016. And now I'm gonna talk about all of it! Here's my figures and facts now that 2016 is in… Continue reading 2016 in the books
This is it! The final day of NaBloPoMo! WOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It's been fun. And I say that genuinely. It has genuinely been fun. It's a challenge to write a blog post every day, and the best part about it is proving to myself that I can actually do it. That way when I'm feeling out-of-the-blog in… Continue reading NaBloPoMo is over and Lin-Manuel Miranda is adapting “The Kingkiller Chronicle”
GUYS. I made a shocking discovery yesterday after my post on Bloglovin' and Litsy and how those platforms didn't work for me. I talked about how I'd love to follow more non-WordPress blogs, but going to a separate reader feed does not appeal to me because I like everything all in one place. BUT GUYS.… Continue reading Breaking News: Following non-WordPress blogs on your WordPress reader
It's NABLOPOMO! The one month of the year when I decide to do a blog post every day! What is this madness!? Right now I am currently sitting at my desk at work, streaming the Cubs game and trying to look like nothing out of the ordinary is happening. (I work at a library, so… Continue reading IT’S NABLOPOMO! (and this post is gonna wander)
Hello blogaroos! It's been a slow month on the blog - grad school is a lot of work, guys. But aaaaactually, I'm finished with one of my classes now, so I've got a chunk back of free time that I can spend on blogging and pleasure reading! Hooraaaaaay! This free time opened up last week,… Continue reading Updates on MuggleNet and blogging
Good morning, blog, it's Wednesday. This blog post comes to you in 3 parts. Life Man, I feel out of the blog. This is my 5th post this month, and my average for the past few months has been around 11. Though with everything going on, 5 is pretty darn solid. Here's what's going on: Grad school: Surprise!… Continue reading Life, Litsy, and Banned Books: A Random Post
Guys guys guys, I reached 300 followers! Firstly, I want to say THANK YOU for being a follower! I've said this before, but I'll say it again: I love blogging. If no one read this, I'd still be doing it. But the fact that people apparently like to read my blog is super cool and… Continue reading 300 Follower Giveaway!
Cough cough sputter cough. Hi. So it's been like 11 days since my last post and it feels WEIRD. What makes it even more weird is that it feels weird - like, before, it would be totally normal to have 11 days between posts. But the in last 6 months I've been blogging like a… Continue reading Life updates and an important blogging question
It's a celebration! This is my 100th post on Rose Read, and I just got my 100th follower today! HUZZAH! This is pretty cool. Firstly, I want to say THANK YOU to those of you who read and/or follow my blog. I'd be blogging regardless if anyone read it, but it does make it nicer… Continue reading 100th post, 100 followers!
Hello lovelies! I have a few quick and exciting blog updates. 2 things: I am now on Bloglovin. I decided to do this after reading Tattooed Pages' post on the subject (thanks!). I want to broaden my blogging scope by following more blogs that aren't on WordPress and by putting my blog out there a… Continue reading New for 2016: Bloglovin and a new look!