Manga Readathon 2018 Wrap-up!

I always look forward to participating in challenges and readathons, especially when it’s a manga and/or comic related event. I don’t think it’s an overstatement to call Mangahorder & Shelf Space Fleeting’s Manga Readathon an event. Those that participate are extremely active and passionate about the manga they’re reading and that's awesome! I really love … Continue reading Manga Readathon 2018 Wrap-up!

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My Plans for Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon

START: 8 AM Saturday (April 28th) END: 7:55 AM Sunday (April 29th) http://www.24hourreadathon.com/ I’ve sort of been in a reading slump for a while now, though I guess I’ve also sort of been in a writing slump as well. Luckily, I’m slowly moving out of it by writing poetry, working on improving my hand sewing … Continue reading My Plans for Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon

My Initial Thoughts on the 2nd Episode of “SNSD: Girls Go to School” + Jessica & Hyoyeon’s confrontation

To read my thoughts on the previous ep. click here. The members of Girls’ Generation are informed that they’ve been invited to perform at the School of Rock in three days. They’re all clearly excited, but also very sleepy. The next day they practice their dancing and they all admit the night before that they’re … Continue reading My Initial Thoughts on the 2nd Episode of “SNSD: Girls Go to School” + Jessica & Hyoyeon’s confrontation

My Initial Thoughts on the 1st Episode of “SNSD: Girls Go to School”

First, a few Quick F.Y.I’s: 1. I became a fan of SNSD about 7 1/2 years ago through their Japanese songs since I have been self studying the language for a good amount of time. I do not speak Korean, but I am interested in learning it once I feel more confident in my Japanese … Continue reading My Initial Thoughts on the 1st Episode of “SNSD: Girls Go to School”

Tuesday Quick Takes #3

So super, super quick T.Q.T this time around because life has become a bit hectic lately. Luckily, not hectic enough that my husband and I couldn't go out for a movie date! Fathom Events has been doing an amazing job of bringing classic and niche movies to theaters all of the U.S.A, and I think … Continue reading Tuesday Quick Takes #3

#MangaMonday Recommendations: Gaming

"Gaming (like cards, or video games) is a popular topic in manga. Recommend manga that feature games! [note, you can include “sports” as well, but I am planning to use “sports manga” as a future topic."- Manga Hoarder Bandai's .hack franchise spans several different types of media; anime, games, light novels, drama CDs and of course … Continue reading #MangaMonday Recommendations: Gaming

Ramblings about my 3(4?) Favorite Male Anime Characters #BishonenTag

I was tagged on twitter by @Mangahoarder, to choose my three favorite male anime characters. Probably weren't the boys you were expecting...hehe ^^ I was tagged by: @CollectingGee I'm tagging: @CharmySketches @ToniMcB98 @thefemtrooper @Rakiyang pic.twitter.com/RMRo6Qs4tU — Laura (ローラ) (@mangahoarder) February 5, 2018 It was surprisingly easy to decide at first, after all I already had … Continue reading Ramblings about my 3(4?) Favorite Male Anime Characters #BishonenTag

Real Neat, I was nominated for the Real Neat blog Award!

I was nominated by Drunken Anime Blog & Laura (ローラ)~! Rules: • Display the award logo • Thank the blogger who nominated you and post a link to their blog • Answer the questions of the one who nominated you OK • Nominate 5-10 bloggers. • Ask them 7 questions.  “As usual we are super informal … Continue reading Real Neat, I was nominated for the Real Neat blog Award!

Tuesday Quick Takes #2

《1》The first week of Lent has been going quite well, there is so much to contemplate yet so often it's easy to become overwhelmed and lose sight of what truly matters. This cold weather is like a reminder to me of how much I've changed. I used to long for my heart to be hardened … Continue reading Tuesday Quick Takes #2

I was nominated for The Unique Blogger Award?!

Rules: • Display the award! • Thank the person who nominated you, and post a link to their blog on your blog. • Answer the questions they’ve written for you! • Nominate 8-13 bloggers and give them three questions in the spirit of sharing love and solidarity within our blogging family! Wow, I was nominated … Continue reading I was nominated for The Unique Blogger Award?!