Book Review: The Archived

The Archived

By: Victoria Schwab

The Archived is about a young woman named Mackenzie Bishop. Mackenzie isn’t your normal teenager even though she wishes she could be. No, Mackenzie is a Keeper. Her job is to find and return escaped Histories back to the Archive. Ever since she was young her Da taught her the ways of being a Keeper. Continue reading


Conversation vs Silence

Growing up I was always told: “Mind your manners”, “Remember the golden rule”, and “If you can’t say something nice then don’t say anything at all”. These are all phrases that we remember throughout our lives and end up teaching our children. While these are important and what everyone should live by, I wish to add an Arabic proverb to the list: Continue reading

THANK YOU! Versatile Blogger Award!

Thank you Dear Kitty. Some Blog!! She has gone out of her way to nominate my blog for the Versatile Blogger Award! I truly appreciate the nomination and the honor of having her follow my blog. Dear Kitty. Some Blog has amazing articles on everything you can think of!  She is a superb writer and if you haven’t seen her blog, you should do so immediately!

Thank you so much, Dear Kitty. Some Blog!

The rules of this award are:

1. Thank and link back to the person who awarded you.

2. Nominate up to 15 bloggers for the Versatile Blogger Award and include a link to their site (and tell them that you have nominated them).

3. State 7 things about yourself.


  1. I’m a huge nerd on any number of fandoms from Supernatural and Harry Potter to Marvel and DC!
  2. I have a little corgi, Addie, who hates getting up early in the morning.
  3. I enjoy writing. There is something about putting the words from your head onto paper…
  4. I recently joined a Book Club at my local bookstore and I can honestly say that I love it very much!
  5. I’m very passionate about all things REAL food, organization, Tae Kwon Do and animals.
  6. I can’t stand disrespectful, rude,  and/or inconsiderate people.
  7. I have Wanderlust and dream of traveling the world.

Here are my Nominations:

  1. Healthy Mama Bear Life
  2. Bri Bruce Productions
  3. Elan Mudrow
  4. Barataria
  5. Apareciumplease
  6. Disrupted Physician
  7. My Little Piece of Quiet
  8. Young & Twenty
  9. A Bit to Read
  10. I Last in Wanderlust
  11. Ramona Crisstea
  12. Adopting James
  13. The Savvy Survivalist
  14. Not Another Tall Blog
  15. Miracles Each Day

Thank you again Dear Kitty. Some Blog!!