Author Archives: elycias

“Diamonds and Toads Part II”

Character Analysis: The youngest daughter in “Diamonds and Toads” is described as “the very picture of her father for courtesy and sweetness of temper [and] one of the most beautiful girls ever seen.”  Even though her mother is very unkind … Continue reading

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Nora Roberts

Nora Roberts is one of my favorite romance authors.  She has inspired me to read and enjoy, “me time”.  Having a small child, it is easy to forget to take that very valuable time, but Nora allows me to get away and I am less … Continue reading

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Color quiz

I took the free ColorQuiz.com personality test! “Seeks success, stimulation, and a life full of exp…” Click here to read the rest of the results.

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Victory

The abstract noun I chose was: Victory The definition was: “Achievement of mastery or success in a struggle or endeavor against odds or difficulties.” I found my definition at: Merriam Webster. The quote I found said: “Victory is sweetest when … Continue reading

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Christian Rock

Christian Rock music has influenced my life greatly. As a child I shunned church for being uneventful and unlively. Now I look forward to the upbeat and uplifting music that my church plays. I listen to it in my car … Continue reading

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Guess me if you can!!

The sun would rise but i would never know with out you.  There would be an emptyness inside of me; if i could not have you.  If it wasn’t for you I would never get anything done.  I am more … Continue reading

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Reading is just to much fun.

 I picked this as my six-word autobiography because I hated reading as a child and even when I was a young teenager.  Then, I got my first Nora Robert’s book and enjoyed it so much, I decided reading was going … Continue reading

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Hints on How to Succeed in College Classes

It is easy for me not to study as much as I should, thinking, that I am retaining the necessary information in class and in the homework assignments.  The chart on the credit hours versus the study time is very … Continue reading

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