Category Archives: fiction

Adult Coloring Books & Audio Books: A Great Combo!

Tezi and I have recently found a new, fun, and relaxing way to spend some time together. We’ve begun combining our love of reading with the big kid inside of us by coloring as we listen to audiobooks! We know that you probably have already seen people talking about these adult coloring books – many have touted their calming effects…. Read more »

The Water Knife by Paolo Bacigalupi (Review)

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For starters, this book is *not* about a magical knife made of water… (which is, yes, sadly, what I thought this book was about upon first glance).  But it’s a great story… a great story, though often dark and violent. We all know that California gets its water from the Colorado River, which originates in states east and north of… Read more »

The Force Awakens Rated & Ranked Among All 7 Star Wars Films!

Here’s where we each rate The Force Awakens, but we don’t stop there!  We also rank each film from worst to best, all seven films! Don’t miss this last part of the fun Star Wars conversation we had with Jeremy Cremer right after we all saw the blockbuster film on opening day! Before getting to our ratings and rankings we… Read more »

The Force Awakens Discussion: Droids Matter & That Han Solo Thing…

In part three we get into some really interesting discussions; this might be considered the meat and potatoes of the whole movie talk. We get into the topic of Droids and their place and meaning in the Star Wars universe (and why we love them so much).  We discuss Han and Kylo Ren and what happens… not to mention many… Read more »

The Discussion Awakens! Star Wars fans react and discuss TFA!

                Here is the next segment in our fun and interesting discussion with Jeremy Cremer about our reactions to the film that has swept the nation off its feet: Star Wars The Force Awakens! Well done, J.J. Abrams.  Well done.

Star Wars The Force Awakens Reactions, Reviews & Discussion!

So the day we have long been waiting for finally arrived. We set off towards the movie theater on the morning of the 18th of December, both of us sporting our new Star Wars shirts, and on the drive Tezi followed a tutorial to style her hair like Rey, the new female lead in The Force Awakens, who turns out… Read more »

We Decorate Our Christmas Tree! | See it time lapsed!

Tezi and I had a lot of fun filming this video!  We hope that you enjoy it!  This is our fourth vlog video where you see a slice of life with Tezi and Jer. Though the tree’s decorating gets postponed a few days, we think the final product is well worth it, and it’s quite fun seeing it go from… Read more »

The Pros & Cons of AudioBooks! More Audio Book Talk!

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Audiobooks have begun outselling print books – the publishing world is changing! The way authors share their stories is changing. By now, you all know I loves audiobooks, but there are some legitimate shortcomings to these marvels of modernity. Here’s a fun video where I discuss audiobooks (yet more), focusing primarily on the pros & cons of the medium, as well as… Read more »

Audio books are outselling print books! Let’s discuss audio books

A new article just came out that says audio books are outselling many print books. Audio books are the fastest growing market in publishing and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down. Is this the future of reading? The article starts off by saying forget you books audio books are the real future of reading. Does this scare you? Perhaps… Read more »

Jer & Tez Interview Liz of Elizziebooks! (Final Part)

Here’s the third and final part of our interview with Liz Vallish, BookTuber extraordinaire!  We focus on Liz’s future, her goals, and where’s she’s headed.  We basically go back to the future with Liz!  🙂 Don’t miss Part One of our interview!  (Part Two isn’t too shabby either!) We had a lot of fun doing this interview and we hope… Read more »