I Must Stay Strong

So the other day I went to the bookstore, and you know how much I love that.


But this time I had a plan. I had far too many books at home that I had yet to read; so I wasn’t going to buy myself anything, just birthday shop for my friend.


But then when I started looking I found all these books half off.


So I grabbed a bunch I liked along with some potentials for my friend. But then I looked at the bargain books. They were beautiful hardcover classics and oh, my I wanted them all.


So there I was with stacks of books, looking and wanting them all.


Nothing else I seem to have this problem, except with books.


But then reality hit me. I already needed more shelf space, and really have books spilling everywhere.


So I did one of the hardest things, I had to put some of the books back.


Instead I bought one book, a selection of stories from One Thousand and One Nights, in a beautiful hardcover book for only $8.

Mal_huh Whoa Wow what

I then bought a copy of Tarzan of the Apes for $2.50; a steal of a deal.

Double double yay

But then I had to do something with all the books I wasn’t taking home. So I stacked them on top of each other and carried them around the store putting them back. One of the employees saw me and asked if I needed a cart, but said no I was putting things back. He was worried about me carrying so many. But I was like I work in a library, I do heavy lifting like this all the time.


Because you know, that’s how I roll.



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Walk My Way

So I have bad depth perception:






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I Cannot Live Without You


This is so, so, so, so, so, so me. I can’t live without books. They are my essence, my air, my life, etc.


Books are so much a part of me, they are a fraction of my soul. I’d die without them.




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Stranded for Good


I read this book  once about a girl getting stranded in the library and I used to hope something like that would happen to me. Being stranded in a library or bookstore may sound crazy to some but:


Like in the movie The Day After Tomorrow, when they are all trapped in the library, that would be absolutely perfect for me.

MeanGirls I know right!

I mean except for the deathly, freezing temperatures; that’s like a dream come true.


Yep that would be pure bliss.



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Dream Location, Dream Guy


Yep dreaming of this day:


After all:


And come on guys, we all know this is a fact.


Right? Although they better not try to approach me when I’m reading or else nothing is going to happen. Yes, wait until I’ve finished with the chapter.



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Taking in Strays

I have a problem:

Boy Meets World Problem

I just take in too many strays.



That comic pretty much describes my life. You see:



They need a home and I am more than willing to open my doors and shelves to them. If you actually tallied up all the money I’ve spent through the years on books, it would be thousands of dollars.  Say it loud and say it proud:


Even though I have more than I can read, I buy more and more and more. 😦



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A Sad and Lonely Place

You know what I find sad?

lackofbooksDisturbing Star Wars

 Yep. Not only do I not understand people who don’t read, but people who have little to no books in their homes. A home, life, anything without books is just incomplete.

house without books horace mann

Not only is my own room over flowing, but every part of my house there are books. After all:


Life is wrong without it.


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For more on Star Wars, go to How Can This Be?

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Love of My Life


Why not? It’s perfect, after all:


Am I right?

Read Jenson ackles dean

But seriously, that’s a major thing I look for in a guy. He could be a dream guy straight out of a romance novel, but he wouldn’t anywhere right for me if he didn’t love reading. Books and reading is such a part of who I am, its impossible for me to imagine myself with anyone who didn’t feel the same way.

perfect date

Yeah pretty much.

WatchyouShop Gilmore Girls

See Dean Forester knows what’s up! That’s why he was perfect! ❤

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Belle of the Ball


Day 3) Your Favorite Disney Heroine




Belle is so awesome! She’s beautiful, rocking her ponytail. Belle is just so sweet, smart, and able to hold her own against skeezy guys.

The best thing about Belle is that she just is herself. She loves to read and even though people find it strange is always out getting her stuff, rereading her favs. (Just like me)



Instead of settling for the “hot guy” she turns him down, set on waiting for something real. She is intelligent and okay with being that way. It can be hard to find people who “get her”, but who cares.

She is willing to give her life for her father (she didn’t know that the Beast wouldn’t hurt her).

Take me instead

Take me instead

She won’t allow the Beast to yell at her or order her around

Beauty and the Beast

But still thanks him for everything

Beauty and the Beast

She starts becoming the beast’s friend, overlooking everything “ugly” about him and seeing his true heart.

Belle could

Belle could


When he lets her go, she comes back. Just like she promised.

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And the end their love goes on. She’s awesome! And she likes Avenged Sevenfold


So ya, Belle is awesome. She and I are so much alike.


To see who you are go here

To see who you are go here

Yep that’s pretty much me all over. And guess what guy is perfect for me:

If you want to see who your prince is, go here.

If you want to see who your prince is, go here.

And looky here!

Belle and the Beast

To see what your Disney relationship is go here.

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A Reader’s Shelf


Some of you may not be aware of this, but Moreland is my pseudonym for this blog. So this little nugget is one I made up myself. 😀


And this is true. When you love books you just keep getting more and more and stuffing your shelves until they burst.


This is me.


This is why I need this in my life


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To read more of my favorite quotes go to A Real Man