Author: cottoncandybookwitch

march tbr

march tbr

Another month, another very long TBR list. I am, of course, already behind on my TBR for 2019, though that is mostly because for some strange reason most of what I’ve been reading are backlist books? This never happens. Usually I get behind because I have too many new releases on my list, but this […]

Posted March 4, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 8 Comments
march goals

march goals

Oh goodness, I know I did NOT do well on my goals for this past month. Maybe I had too many of them and too many were outside of my normal type of goals?? Who knows. But I know my February goals summary will be abysmal. February goals Read 5 books.      XX    […]

Posted February 28, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in goals / 10 Comments
weekly wrap up // 2-24-19

weekly wrap up // 2-24-19

weekly happenings This was a relatively quiet week for me, since I only worked 3/5 days because of President’s Day and we also HAD A SNOW DAY!!!!! I am hoping for at least one more snow day this winter, preferably on one of the days I would’ve had to work late. In other news, I […]

Posted February 24, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in weekly wrap-up / 5 Comments

willow adds: upcoming fantasy

Hello, and welcome to the first post in my new feature, Willow Adds! I will be doing this feature in conjunction with Cedar Adds on a semi-regular basis, hopefully. When I made the switch to Cotton Candy Book Witch, you may recall that I also introduced my two cats, Willow and Cedar, who will be […]

Posted February 22, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 5 Comments
weekly wrap-up // 2-17-19

weekly wrap-up // 2-17-19

weekly happenings This was finally a relatively calm week for me. Our normal security guard was on vacation in Cancun which stressed me out a bit because I like routine and I like her and whenever she’s not there things seem to happen, but only one major thing happened (a patron cussed out another patron) […]

Posted February 17, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in weekly wrap-up / 8 Comments
etymology: witch

etymology: witch

I’m giving this feature about witchy etymology (history of a word) a shot again, this time with the actual word “witch!” in the OED, has uncertain origin probably from old english “wicce” which means female magician/sorceress more specific kind of magical craft practiced by women than later general definitions later meant “ a woman supposed to have […]

Posted February 16, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in witchy / 1 Comment
www wednesday \\ 2-13-19

www wednesday \\ 2-13-19

WWW Wednesday is a book blog meme hosted by Taking On A World of Words where book bloggers answer these questions: What are you currently reading? What are you reading next? What did you just finish reading?   just finished I have started my Grisha Trilogy reread (well, my S&B and S&S reread) so I can read […]

Posted February 13, 2019 by cottoncandybookwitch in www wednesday / 5 Comments