Posts Categorized: My Thoughts

Operation – Support Authors Affected by the Shutdown

Operation – Support Authors Affected by the Shutdown

Here we are making history and NOT the good kind. The US government has been shut down for over 30 days and although I know not everyone is feeling the pinch directly, we all know people that are. Most authors work more than full time to make ends meet and those with family members or those that work at entities directly affected by this catastrophe are being hit extra hard. Booked & Loaded is here to make an effort to… Read more »

Touchy Topics and Censorship in Literature

After reading a few vague facebook posts raging about a book, my curiosity got the best of me. So, I did what any crazy over opinionated blogger would do. I searched Twitter for the source. My emotions went from annoyance over censorship, mortified by the content discussed and ultimately confused and disgusted by the support. To further my knowledge on this particular book, I took to Goodreads. The place feared by authors and frequented by masses of readers. I wanted… Read more »

Rambling Thoughts by Heather

Ok, so this is the first time I have had just rambling thoughts. I leave those to Annie (snicker). I was recently looking over the number of reviews I have left in the last two and a half years and was amazed at the quantity left and the different authors. I admit I have not reviewed every book I have read, shame on me, but the books I have reviewed I have enjoyed for the most part. They are mostly… Read more »

What To Do at Your First Comic Convention

What To Do at Your First Comic Convention

Welcome to the second post in my “Comic Convention How To..” series! Today, we are going to cover What To Do. What is there to do? What is the most important things to not miss? Today’s answer might not be as simple as yesterdays, but I will see what I can answer.   I want to apologize for the delay in this post going out. My site decided to give me technical difficulties and it took me a while to… Read more »

What to Wear at Your First Comic Convention

What to Wear at Your First Comic Convention

Welcome to my new series “COMIC CON HOW TO…”, which will ease your anxiety and nerves and prepare you for your upcoming event. A big shout out to the Vegas.com team for prompting me to do this series and don’t miss the links to various Vegas travel and hotel discounts!   Today’s post topic is How To Dress at Your First Comic Con¬† That’s right, I know you have worried about it and if you have not…..well, now you probably… Read more »

FaxExpo Dallas Review

FaxExpo Dallas Review

How does one define a good time? Every individual has their our own preferences and expectations. Their own boundaries and comfort levels. Combining the levels of enjoyment of each of these things, is probably what defines one’s level of good during a certain time period.¬†Money is also always a factor, when discussing conventions or anything else, for that matter. So, a good time could be formulated to each individual based on all of those factors. Mine runs on some form… Read more »