Admirable Souls

“Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate.” ― William Arthur Ward We are all wonderfully made yes, the Bible said. But there are souls we can't help but admire, 'cause they serve as inspiration to aspire.… Continue reading Admirable Souls

Ten Characters I Won’t Forget

“When writing a novel a writer should create living people; people not characters. A character is a caricature.” ― Ernest Hemingway, Death in the Afternoon They either left my heart broken or their stories let my soul be taken or they're just handsome to be forgotten! - THE HANDSOME 1. Gale of The Hunger Games Series by Suzanne Collins The Who: Katniss Everdeen's… Continue reading Ten Characters I Won’t Forget

Out-of-comfort-zone Books I Loved

“If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.” ― Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood Surprises! That is the main theme of  The Broke and the Bookish‘s Top Ten Tuesday today. February 23:  Ten Book I Enjoyed Recently (last yearish) That Weren't My Typical Genre/Type of Book… Continue reading Out-of-comfort-zone Books I Loved

Moving Words

“We live and breathe words.” ― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Prince With a heartfelt thanks to Laduchessederat,  the prompt for The Great Book of Lists for this week is written by yours truly. YES, me! ❤ ❤ ❤ And you know I am a quote junkie so you probably know what will happen next. 😀 "Words, as simple as they may seem, possess… Continue reading Moving Words

Flying Pages

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” - Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut! It is more than a delight to fill-out Laduchessederat‘s The Great Book of Lists for this week! Well, you probably know why because it is… Continue reading Flying Pages

Books I Would Love to Receive on my Birthday

Books make great gifts because they have whole worlds inside of them. And it's much cheaper to buy somebody a book than it is to buy them the whole world! ― Neil Gaiman It's freebie week today for The Broke and the Bookish's Top Ten Tuesday! 😀 And because I just celebrated by birthday last Sunday,… Continue reading Books I Would Love to Receive on my Birthday

Best Read Books of 2015

Out of 48 books read last year, only eleven (11) were given five stars. And they are... Mystery/Thrillers The Pelican Brief  by John Grisham With twists and turns I have never predicted, this book made me an automatic fan of John Grisham. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold A book I have written a full-length review is surely a… Continue reading Best Read Books of 2015

Little Treasures

I'm in love with you... And all these little things - One Direction, Little Things I cannot buy the most exquisite gems, the most expensive designer bags, or even the latest branded shoes. But I am happy. Because I am happy with my life's little things. ❤ And I would love to share them with you! 🙂 ---… Continue reading Little Treasures

2016, I’m ready!

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. -  Ralph Waldo Emerson May your heart be filled with gratefulness as 2015 ends. May your soul be filled with hope as 2016 begins. --- ©2015 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: News in search After posting my 2015… Continue reading 2016, I’m ready!

2015 Reading Challenge Super Update

Six more books, one more month!  It was October 21 when I last posted an update on the PopSugar 2015 Reading Challenge that I participated into! What a shame right? (facepalm) A bigger shame is that after more than a month, I was only able to read five (05) books only! Like, seriously! 😐 One final blow is that… Continue reading 2015 Reading Challenge Super Update