Category Archives: Cloud 9

Cloud 9: Dos & Don’ts of Congoing

Anime STL is this weekend and, for the first time since high school, I have off work without asking for it. I try to go every year, but sometimes, I am just not able to. That being said, as one of the largest anime conventions in the Midwest, ASTL is one of the few events […]
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Cloud 9: Romance Novel Turnoffs

I like to think I am a fairly lenient reader. There are genres I prefer but, if the story is well written enough , I can enjoy any story. That being said, there are certain tropes and plot devices that will immediately ruin a story for me. Here are 9 things that turn me off […]
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Cloud 9: Fandoms to Stay Out Of

Cloud 9 is a feature I do twice a month. It is my version of those “Top 10” posts you see floating around the blogosphere. Instead of ten items, there are, of course, nine. We are all fans of something. Most of you reading this are fans of reading. However, sometimes the fandom can ruin […]
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Cloud 9: Novels I Couldn’t Finish

Cloud 9 is a feature I do here at Rainy Thursdays twice a month. It is my version of those “Top 10” posts you see floating around the blogosphere. Instead of ten items, however there are, of course, nine. Fairytale – Cyn Balog A perfect example of the novels that make me dislike the YA genre.

Cloud 9: Authors I would read anything from

Cloud 9 is a feature I do here at Rainy Thursdays twice a month. It is my version of those “Top 10” posts you see floating around the blogosphere. Instead of ten items, however there are, of course, nine. Tamora Pierce is in a league all her own. Since I was young, I have been enthralled […]
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