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2014

The Book Description – February 26, 2014
Is it Time for a Reboot? – January 23, 2014
Looking Back and Looking Ahead #4 – January 1, 2014

2013

Series Obsessed – November 27, 2013
Changes in the Blogosphere – November 7, 2013
Making Some More Changes – October 27, 2013
Blog Identity – October 24, 2013
Who Do You Blog For? – September 26, 2013
Can a Writer Ever Really Retire? – September 12, 2013
Posting for Pageviews – September 5, 2013
Making Some Changes at Fiktshun – August 21, 2013
Biting Off More Than You Can Chew – August 16, 2013
Self-confidence and Self-promotion – August 9, 2013
Blah-ging – July 24, 2013
Am I Cut Out to be a Book Blogger? – June 24, 2013
It’s About the Books, Isn’t It? – May 23, 2013
On Being Subscribed – April 22, 2013
Performance Anxiety – March 11, 2013
On Being Anti-social – March 1, 2013
Blogosphere or Battleground? – January 31, 2013
Looking Back and Looking Ahead #3 – January 1, 2013

2012

Find the Right Vehicle – December 18, 2012
Ch-Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes – November 30, 2012
Being Thankful {2} – November 21, 2012
Ennui – November 7, 2012
NaNoWriMo – November 3, 2012
On Rejection…and Being Ignored – October 24, 2012
Originality – September 18, 2012
BBAW: 2012 Highlights – September 14, 2012
BBAW: What Does Book Blogging Mean to Me? – September 12, 2012
BBAW Appreciation: Blogs I Love – September 10, 2012
Readers – September 7, 2012
Pressure – August 24, 2012
Expectations – August 16, 2012
Bloggers are Consumers Too – August 3, 2012
Remembering Why – July 27, 2012
The Slump – June 29, 2012
Is There Really Anything New? – June 20, 2012
Readers vs. Followers – June 15, 2012
When the Magic is Gone – May 18, 2012
Staying Focused – May 9, 2012
On Beta Reading – April 3, 2012
The Luxury of a Book – March 20, 2012
Re-rating – February 27, 2012
Re-reading and Re-rating – February 17, 2012
Don’t Let It End – February 10, 2012
Filling the Void – February 2, 2012
On Being a Slow Reader – January 15, 2012
Looking Back and Looking Ahead #2 – January 1, 2012

2011

On Being a Heroine – December 8, 2011
The Stress-free Book Blogger – December 2, 2011
Being Thankful…and a Giveaway – November 24, 2011
The Negative Review – November 20, 2011
Titles – November 13, 2011
My One Year Blogoversary: Goals – November 9, 2011
Twitter – November 3, 2011
What Motivates You? – October 17, 2011
The DNF Book – October 13, 2011
The New Soul Screamers Novella of Awesomeness – October 7, 2011
The Readers Have Spoken #3 – October 2, 2011
Bad Boys and Heroes – September 30, 2011
Books I’m Dying to Re-read – September 25, 2011
Reader’s Block – September 21, 2011
BBAW: Blogging – September 16, 2011
BBAW: Readers – September 15, 2011
BBAW: Community Part II – September 14, 2011
BBAW: Community – September 12, 2011
Fiktshun’s Had a Facelift – September 10, 2011
Finding Your Voice – September 9, 2011
The Highs and Lows of Book Blogging – September 6, 2011
A Hard Act to Follow – August 24, 2011
The Unbiased Review – August 20, 2011
The Readers Have Spoken #2 – August 19, 2011
The Influence-free Review – August 12, 2011
A Friendly Reminder – August 6, 2011
The YA Crush Tourney: Ash heats up the Winter Court – August 3, 2011
The Spoiler-free Review – August 1, 2011
Everyone Dances with the Reaper – July 29, 2011
The Fictional Witch – July 26, 2011
A Blogger’s Best Friend – the eGalley – July 22, 2011
The YA Crush Tourney – July 20, 2011
Don’t Fear the Reaper – July 8, 2011
Character Connection – July 7, 2011
Why I Became a Book Blogger – June 30, 2011
It all started with Cryer’s Cross – June 23, 2011
My Overused Words – June 17, 2011
The Cliffhanger Ending – June 8 , 2011
The Read-A-Thon – June 6, 2011
50 Upcoming Non-Deubts to Die For – June 3, 2011
Here One Day, Gone the Next – June 2, 2011
The Readers Have Spoken – May 18, 2011
25 Upcoming Debuts to Die For – May 15, 2011
Cover Evolution – May 13, 2011
The Last Minute Blogger – May 13, 2011
When You Put It Out There – May 9, 2011
The Aspiring Writer – May 9, 2011
Six Month Blogoversary – May 9, 2011
“Book Buzz” – May 5, 2011
The Love Letter Review – May 2, 2011
Reviewer’s Block – May 1, 2011
My eReaders – April 29, 2011
24 Hours of Fame – April 27, 2011
My 2011 Top Ten List of Unread Books – April 27, 2011
A Book Lover Who Reviews Books – April 23, 2011
For the Love of Reading – April 20, 2011
The Mailbox That Made Me Cry – April 13, 2011
Confessions of a Book Addict – April 13, 2011
The Book Trailer – April 8, 2011
RT Convention Wednesday – April 7, 2011
The Pros and Cons of Blog Advertising – March 29, 2011
Bookstores – The “Teen” Section – March 27, 2011
Amazing Authors – March 26, 2011
Ahhh…Sookie – March 23, 2011
Book Bloggers – March 15, 2011
The Bookstore – March 11, 2011
Ten Reasons Not to Lend – March 2, 2011
The End of the Road – February 26, 2011
The King – February 12, 2011
The Vampire Diaries – February 11, 2011
Early Reviews – February 3, 2011
Books Into Film – January 29, 2011
Can you judge a book by its excerpt? – January 26, 2011
The Meme – January 23, 2011
Pick Your Paranormal – January 19, 2011
Now That’s Entertaining – January 13, 2011
Cover Appeal – January 8, 2011

2010

Looking Back and Looking Ahead – December 31, 2010
To book vlog or not to book vlog? This is another question – December 26, 2010
The perfect gift for an eBibliophile – December 24, 2010
“Just Discovered” – December 19, 2010
The Magic of Books…and Movies – December 12, 2010
To Re-read or Not to Re-read? That is definitely the question. – December 6, 2010
Too much is never enough…or is it just too much? – December 3, 2010
Why YA? – November 30, 2010
Black Friday for Book Junkies – November 24, 2010
Amazon Recommends… – November 17, 2010
To Market, To Market – November 17, 2010
Book List Mania and the Thrill of the Pre-Order – November 15, 2010
Rise of the eBook – Oh where, oh where have the editors gone? – November 12, 2010
Call it Old Fashioned, but a Bound Book has its Merits – May 19, 2010
iPad for iBooks – May 6, 2010