Booklr Questions – Do you read Poetry?

Do you read Poetry? I don’t go out of my way to purchase or read poetry, but I do enjoy it on occasion.  IAs a child it was Shel Silverstein who gave me a connection to poetry.  And the opening poem in Where the Sidewalk Ends still connects with me today. The Invitation If you Read More …

Booklr Questions – What 5 elements would your ideal book have?

What 5 elements would your ideal book have? Choosing 5 things to make the perfect book seems almost as challenging as writing it, but here are the things that come to mind for me. A world in which magic is possible. – Think fantasy. A map. – Maps are amazing. They help you to follow Read More …

Booklr Questions – Who is your OTP?

Who is your OTP? For those of you who may not know, OTP stands for One True Pairing.  That’s the couple that you “ship” the most- the people in a book or series who you feel really belong together, whether or not that’s how the author writes it. For me, my OTP will always be Read More …

Booklr Questions – A book that makes you feel comforted?

Do you have a book that makes you feel comforted? There isn’t any one book that makes me feel comforted. For me, it’s more the act of reading.  When I am in the middle of a panic attack, or feel anxiety coming on, I find reading to be very calming. More often than not, when Read More …

Booklr Questions – Do you mark your books?

Do you mark, highlight, or dog ear your books? Or do you keep them in perfect condition? Back in high school I was all about marking up my books with highlighters and notes in the margins. But as I’ve gotten away from reading for academic purposes, and more into reading for pleasure, I have stopped Read More …

Booklr Questions – E-readers or physical copies of books?

Do you prefer e-readers or physical copies of books? Something every Booklr seems to have an opinion on is whether e-books or physical books are better.  And I am no different.  I have a very strong opinion on what type of books I want to read. I absolutely love having the option to read books Read More …

Booklr Questions – Do you watch any booktubers?

Do you watch any booktubers? I can honestly say that I don’t really watch any booktubers.  I know it’s a big thing, but I can’t seem to get interested in the idea. On occasion, someone I follow on Tumblr will post a video that I decide to watch because it’s from their YouTube channel and Read More …

Booklr Questions – Do you like to write reviews?

Do you like to write reviews when you finish a book? I love writing reviews about the things I’ve read.  It’s a great way to tell more people that they should be reading the book too.  That’s the biggest reason, besides holding myself to my reading challenge, that I started my Book It posts this Read More …