TCL’s #LetsDiscuss2022 #14 & #LetsTalkBookish #8 – Tips for New Bloggers.

The question this time comes from Aria @ Book Nook Bits: What are your tips for newbie bloggers? Disclaimer: These are my personal opinions. I do not expect anyone to agree with anything here, and in fact, I'm certain that many will disagree and/or even hate many of the things I've written below. Sorry about … Continue reading TCL’s #LetsDiscuss2022 #14 & #LetsTalkBookish #8 – Tips for New Bloggers.

TCL’s #20BooksofSummer2022 Wrap-up.

This is a yearly reading challenge by Cathy @ 746 Books where bloggers commit to read (10, 15, or) 20 books over the summer, or just count the number of books they read during the summer. I joined in again, but although last year I read a full 20, this time I committed to read … Continue reading TCL’s #20BooksofSummer2022 Wrap-up.

TCL’s #LetsDiscuss2022 #13 & #LetsTalkBookish #7 – Reading Formats – #DiscussionSunday.

The question this time comes from Amber @ Escape Life in the Pages: What is your favorite reading format? Disclaimer: These are my personal opinions. I do not expect anyone to agree with anything here, and in fact, I'm certain that many will disagree and/or even hate many of the things I've written below. Sorry … Continue reading TCL’s #LetsDiscuss2022 #13 & #LetsTalkBookish #7 – Reading Formats – #DiscussionSunday.

#LetsDiscuss2022 #11 – Unsolicited Review Requests – #DiscussionSunday.

The question this time comes from a post I saw by Mint @ Mint Loves Books: Do you accept review requests? Disclaimer: These are my personal opinions. I do not expect anyone to agree with anything here, and in fact, I'm certain that many will disagree and/or even hate many of the things I've written … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2022 #11 – Unsolicited Review Requests – #DiscussionSunday.

TCL’s #20BooksofSummer2021 Wrapup.

This is a yearly reading challenge by Cathy @ 746 Books where bloggers commit to read (10, 15, or) 20 books over the summer, or just count the number of books they read during the summer. This year, I decided to join in again, and committed to read at least 10 books (because I had … Continue reading TCL’s #20BooksofSummer2021 Wrapup.

Wondering Wednesday #2! Tips for Writing Book Reviews.

Wonder Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jessica Baker @ A Bakers Perspective (@bakersperspect on Twitter, @abakersperspective on Instagram), who says: If you go around to different book blogs, you learn lots about books. I mean, that is the point. But what do you really know about the blogger? Not a whole lot, unless … Continue reading Wondering Wednesday #2! Tips for Writing Book Reviews.

TCL’s Book Blogger Hop #4 and #LetsDiscuss2020 #15!

Topic for the week of July 31 - August 6: How have your reading habits changed over time? (Lydia @ Lydia Scoch). The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer's permission, I (Billy @ Coffee Addicted Writer) relaunched the hop on … Continue reading TCL’s Book Blogger Hop #4 and #LetsDiscuss2020 #15!

TCL’s Book Blogger Hop #3!

Topic for the week of June 26 - July 2: When you run out of bookshelf space, what do you do? (submitted by Elizabeth @ Silver's Reviews). The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer's permission, I (Billy @ Coffee Addicted … Continue reading TCL’s Book Blogger Hop #3!

#LetsDiscuss2020 – Regimen or Impulse Posting? – #DiscussionSunday #11.

While I was on furlough, I had the time to write a whole bunch of posts - reviews, memes, these discussion pieces, and more - and schedule them ahead of time. While doing this, I realized that my blog calendar is a bit... regimented. Furthermore, although I'm back at my job again, I will be … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2020 – Regimen or Impulse Posting? – #DiscussionSunday #11.

TCL’s Book Blogger Hop #2!

Tracking our Books for Reading and Reviewing. The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer @ Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer's permission, I (Billy @ Coffee Addicted Writer) relaunched the hop on February 15, 2013. Each week the hop will start on a Friday and end the … Continue reading TCL’s Book Blogger Hop #2!