June 2016 Recap

I didn’t do much reading and reviewing in June. The usual reasons: chronic shoulder pain, stress, anxiety, depression. I was particularly triggered by the #Orlando mass shooting, crying a lot and a little everyday. I didn’t know it would hit me that hard, and I didn’t have anyone to talk to about it. My mood … More June 2016 Recap

May 2016 Recap

Of the ARCs I reviewed this month, WHAT REMAINS by Garrett Leigh, a bisexual M/M romance, was my favorite. Aside from reviews, I haven’t done much writing, and I’m tired a lot of the time. This has to change, and I have to find a way to be motivated again. I need to catch up … More May 2016 Recap

What It Means to be Unquietly Me: December Recap, 2015 Favorites & Bookish Blog Stats

What It Means to be Unquietly Me Today, January 1st, 2016, I registered the domain name Unquietlyme.com. The title of my blog Unquietly Me was inspired by the book An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness by Kay Redfield Jamieson. I was diagnosed with Bipolar I Disorder in 2007 and haven’t been able … More What It Means to be Unquietly Me: December Recap, 2015 Favorites & Bookish Blog Stats

Recap October 2015 & Book Review: The KAGE trilogy by Maris Black

Favorite M/M Romance Book/Series I read in Oct 2015: the KAGE Trilogy by Maris Black. Because Hot Cover. Because I didn’t want the series to end. Because it was the absolute perfect escape for me.   Book Description: My name is Jamie Atwood, and I’m an addict. I never thought I’d say such a thing. … More Recap October 2015 & Book Review: The KAGE trilogy by Maris Black

Recap: September 2015 + Highlights & Discussion on Equity in Erotic Romance

September 2015 was an awesome month for me. I had a couple of my reviews quoted on author websites: meredithwild.com and avongalewrites.com. Yay, me!   Meredith Wild and Avon Gale write in different romance genres but have similar themes, particularly, equitable and reciprocal power exchange. In Meredith Wild’s billionaire, erotic romance Hacker series, Blake and Erica … More Recap: September 2015 + Highlights & Discussion on Equity in Erotic Romance