Category Archives: maybe it’s me but

maybe it’s me, but…

During the past week, I’ve had some seriously big, heh revealing, deja vu moments. A number of book blurbs have rung the ‘hey, I’ve read/watched that story line before’ bell. And I’ve been playing the prediction game with some reviewers, ie what they’ll say and … Continue reading

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maybe it’s me, but…

Fuck me, but the Romance Bookity World is a nightmare at the moment.  I mean, geesus.  What the hell happened to, I don’t know, reading?  For fun??  Who knew it was that fucking hard.  Christ. So, please, for the love … Continue reading

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maybe it’s me, but…

So, I’m curious. A lot of us reread because we plain adore a particular book and want that familiar and happy-reader-buttons experience. Some of us when we reread (for whatever reason) can end up finding the book dated or just not as good the … Continue reading

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maybe it’s me, but…

I’ve recently bought several ebooks – well, more than several, but who’s counting – where this has happened. Me: *looking, looking*  *cover! author! blurb! excerpt! buy! yay!*  *downloads and opens* Me:  Huh. Me: *goes back to library bookshelf*  *shrugs*  *opens … Continue reading

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the author/pedestal thing revisited

Ages ago, in a galaxy far, far away, I wrote a post about the pedestal we readers tend to put authors on and asked if people really wanted to know everything about an author they liked or if they preferred to to … Continue reading

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maybe it’s me, but…

Maybe it’s me, but have you ever read something in a story and then gone online to see if it’s the real deal? The other day found me researching if the appendix was connected to the rectum after reading about … Continue reading

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maybe it’s me, but…

I read fuck all at the moment. Well, when I say that, it’s in fits more than starts.  And there are very few fits. Of the reading kind, that is. *HAR* *HAR* *sigh* So when I do get the urge … Continue reading

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