Reading is Fun

Haley Haltom
Books, of course
Created 21 Apr 2021
  • Another Gift Guide
    10 Nov 2021 • 2 min read
    It’s here. The time of year where we must pretend to have thoughtful and personalized gift ideas for everyone close to us. I’m not the kind of person who comes across a very specific thing in June, th...
  • Abandoned gothic house with chipped paint and a Bad Vibe
    24 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    A creak on the stairs. The sound of someone else breathing in another room. Saying “hello?” and not knowing if it’s scarier to get an answer or not. A tree branch scratching a window, a dark basement ...
  • Guilty as charged!
    14 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    It’s fall, eraserheads! I won’t romanticize the comings and goings of the seasons because they literally happen every year, but if you sent me a bouquet of freshly sharpened pencils or baked me a doze...
  • Genre? For summer?
    18 Jul 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    I, as well as pretty much everyone, am sick of the “beach read” being classified as women’s fiction with predictable plots (no dirt to women’s fiction, it’s a huge genre and those authors know what th...
  • He thinks the sun comes up just to hear him crow
    09 Jun 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    Hey y’all. The sun is setting around 8pm and the hot girls are roller blading in droves in sports bras and biker shorts along the beach; it must be summer. It doesn’t feel like summer in LA. We’re goi...
  • I'm not hungry but I could eat.
    08 May 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    Hello and welcome to my first list of recommendations! I have forced books upon many of you before, so here I am in newsletter form to wave some more books in front of your face and implore you to rea...
  • Books, of course
    21 Apr 2021 • < 1 min read
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