hi all!! I hope you’re all doing well and reading and enjoying this holiday. i’m fine and still getting used to my new job which is going really well honestly! i am really enjoying it and I love how flexible and nice my supervisors and coworkers are especially compared to my last job. my lawsuit … Continue reading happy holidays!
it feels so great knowing that that orange gremlin is no longer going to be our president. much thanks to all the black women who pushed and went out there and rocked the fucking vote. it feels as though a cloud has been lifted and i am beyond the moon.
Election day!! Today is the day and to put it bluntly I am fucking terrified. Four years ago I never thought that we would be so stupid and so racist to elect Trump but well 🙂 shows how optimistic I am. Please get out there and vote. This country is broken. Has been and will … Continue reading votevotevotevotevote
So sorry about the disjointed posting lately. I started my new job this week and have been busy with that and keeping up with my daughter’s hybrid school schedule. I do want you all to know that just because October is ending doesn’t mean the horror reviews are. Oh no. Expect another installment of Women … Continue reading ARC Reviews: Venus in the Blind Spot by Junji Ito and Remina by Junji Ito
This has everything I want in a horror novel. Creepy mansion, lore told in hushed tones, a disturbed protagonist who eats books in secret. She swallows words, prose, and the paper heals her. It mends the broken pieces of her soul. This book is haunting and disturbing. It’s full of grief and dark secrets. I … Continue reading Book Review: Horrid by Katrina Leno
"Did you know people go through 396 friendships in a lifetime but only 33 will last?" She smiles. It trembles, but it's there. "You will be one of my 33." I have a lot of cousins. Dozens upon dozens of cousins. And growing up all I did was play outside with these cousins, sunrise to … Continue reading Book Review: Hide and Seeker by Daka Hermon
I am 31 today that is all lmao 💜
Hello, my loves as the title states I’m back to give you some spooky book recs. It's been awhile and I missed this! Lately I've really been trying to fight through my depression and write. I want to don't get me wrong but my brain tells me that it's not good, I'm a failure blah … Continue reading Women in Horror: Part IV
What’s this??? ANOTHER post from me today? That’s right I FINALLY made a bookstagram and of course I want to tell you all about it. I know you all just can’t get enough of me so I’m here to save the day!! Please follow me over at: instagram.com/aelilyreadsthings and twitter.com/aelilyreads Let’s be friends and spread … Continue reading Social Media Accounts
I exhale - a prayer, an incantation - a welcome: "Silvertjairn." As much as I love horror books I have to say I have an equal affection for found footage horror movies. Yes, when done wrong they can be awful, tedious, and worse yet not scary. However when done well? Chef's kiss This is exactly … Continue reading ARC Review: The Lost Village by Camilla Sten