Monday, June 4

Armchair BEA: Introductions

I had planned to go to BEA this year and even got approved to attend. But one thing led to another and it didn't work out. I have very firm intentions to attend next year. So this Armchair BEA is as close as I can get this year.

  1. Please tell us a little bit about yourself: Who are you? How long have you been blogging? Why did you get into blogging?  Hi, I'm Ephrielle. Forgive my crazy eyes and hair. I was in such a hurry to get dressed today I actually wore a dress. Yep, that doesn't happen every day. I have been blogging a year and some change. I got into blogging because I like books and wanted to dig a little deeper into my obsession.
  2. What are you currently reading, or what is your favorite book you have read so far in 2012?  I am currently reading Illuminate by Aimee Agresti.
  3. Tell us one non-book-related thing that everyone reading your blog may not know about you.  I used to hate chocolate.
  4. What is your favorite feature on your blog (i.e. author interviews, memes, something specific to your blog)?  Hmm, maybe Eye Candy. I like collecting covers that draw my eye.
  5. Where do you see your blog in five years?  It would be nice to still be blogging as well as having a decent set of friends to hang out with at events like BEA.
  6. Which is your favorite post that you have written that you want everyone to read?  Sadly, I think my favorite post is still coming up. As in it is still stuck in my head. Hopefully I will find time to get it out and posted. I have managed to get one written up but it won't be posted for another week.
  7. If you could eat dinner with any author or character, who would it be and why?  Wow, I don't know if I would dare even think such a thing. I did just chat with Brodi Ashton and she was just fabulous. I don't think I would mind being at the same table as her any day.
  8. What literary location would you most like to visit? Why?  Hmm, I will interpret this a couple ways. BEA and Regency England(Jane Austen or Georgette Heyer). I want to be out among others who love books as much as I do and also I have always love regency era England.
  9. What is your favorite part about the book blogging community? Is there anything that you would like to see change in the coming years?  I love being able to know I am not the only one out there. I hope that in the coming years I can make some solid friendships and connections.
  10. Have your reading tastes changed since you started blogging? How?  My reading tastes have narrowed drastically. Since there are so many more books coming to my attention I tend to get bored more easily with books that aren't a great fit. I am more selective.


  1. I would to hang out with you in those places and love looking at covers too. I agree that with reading tastes do change over time.

  2. I love book covers too. I've been to your blog in the past, but you've changed the design. I do love your little ducky rating system though. I'm glad you kept them. Enjoy Armchair BEA week.

  3. I have sat at a couple tables with Brodi Ashton and let me tell you, she is AWESOME. So fun (and funny!) to talk to. Especially if you get her together with Emily Wing Smith and Bree Despain!

  4. hahah you're funny :) I like you! :) And you know.. I don't like chocolate at all. I mean, maybe there are 3 days in the whole year when I want to eat chocolate, but that's just about it. lol. People think I'm weird because I don't eat chocolate. Whatever :P :P And aww, I've read Illuminate is so so good :) I hope you're enjoying it :) ;) Great introduction post!!

  5. LOL! I have actually been at the same table as Brodi Ashton and she is crazy fun! Used to hate chocolate? Does that mean you have fixed this little problem now? :) Good luck on your favorite post! Happy ABEA!

  6. You used to hate chocolate???? Did you go to chocolate therapy to get over that???? I hope that never happens to me.

    Nice to see you participating in Armchair BEA and thanks for visiting my intro today.


  7. I don't like chocolate that much, either. I can eat a Reese's peanut butter cup and be good for a year. I'm not much of a sweets person overall.

  8. Knowing there's a whole community of like-minded book people is one of my fav things about blogging as well.

  9. I want to go to BEA eventually. One day!

  10. Hate chocolate? Really? I didn't think that was possible. :)