Are Evernote’s writing sheets helpful?

I discovered in high school Evernote after my Microsoft Office subscription combusted and I lost everything I had saved on my OneNote. Since then I've used Evernote on and off and find it useful for a variety of things. One of things I find interesting about the program is their templates for their notes. I…

(Repost) Mini Book Reviews: Mastiff by Tamora Pierce

The Legend of Beka Cooper gives Tamora Pierce's fans exactly what they want—a smart and savvy heroine making a name for herself on the mean streets of Tortall's Lower City—while offering plenty of appeal for new readers as well.Beka and her friends will face their greatest and most important challenge ever when the young heir…

4 Book Releases I’m Looking Forward to in February 2021

In place of BookPage this month, instead I'm looking at books being released next month that I'm excited about. The Iron Raven (The Iron Fey: Evenfall #1) by Julie Kagawa I really loved the Iron Fey series back in the day. I find it hard to believe that it's been already 10 years since these books…

Japan’s Ancient Queens: Himiko and Iyo

Queen of Yamataikoku Classical portrait painting by Yasuda Yukihiko In my research, I've discovered that Japan seemed to hold a special place in their society for women that I haven't seen a lot of other places in the ancient world. One just has to trace back the lineage of the Japanese Imperial Family to discover…