Category: Books

!Outlander Graphic Novel!

So anyone who knows me or reads Dogwood Girl knows that I seriously heart Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander series of books. You know the Twilight series? I was pretty addicted. I am ten times more addicted to Outlander than Twilight, and these are actually smart and well-written! Well, it seems that Gabaldon is doing an Outlander graphic novel, loosely following events… Read more →

Nerd Dirge

I am bummed about illustrator, Pauline Baynes passing. You will be, too, if you were like me and you absolutely lost yourself in Narnia and Middle Earth and the warrens of Watership Down. I never even knew her name. Her name. Very proud that those beautiful maps and covers that drew me into the stories were drawn by a female. Read more →


Kind of. . . My IBook just doesn’t seem to want to turn on. I am posting from Todd’s today. Not sure when I will be back online, but I have an appointment at the Apple store later to check out the problem. Me: “Can we afford that?”Todd: “It’s cheaper than therapy for you.” Good point. In case you’re wondering,… Read more →


I haven’t been this depressed about finishing a book since I read the last page of A Breath of Snow and Ashes. Now, what am I going to do with myself for the next five days, thirteen hours, seventeen minutes, and eight seconds until I see Bella, Jacob, and the Cullens again? Ugh. Maybe my family will be glad to… Read more →