What does make a great novel?

Recently, I was asked this very interesting question at Goodreads and realized I had never stopped to think about it. Had you? So, I decided to write this post based on my experience as reader and see if you can relate. A great novel... 1) ...makes you laugh Seriously, when you find yourself laughing at …

Para ser feliz en tiempo de crisis

Momentos difíciles, crisis financieras, injusticias, traiciones, malas noticias... tienen su forma de llegar hasta lo más profundo del alma y llenar a las personas de amargura, quejas, desesperanza. ¿Cómo podemos estar gozosos cuando todo a nuestro alrededor se cae a pedazos? Pues, recibí una lección al respecto que quisiera compartir contigo porque quizás te ayude …

Book lessons: The Screwtape Letters

Is there anyone who feels like God has abandoned you? Maybe you’ve been faithful to God, you’ve been doing the right thing even though everything is getting harder and harder each passing day. You are trusting Him but nothing changes. “It’s been so long like this”, you think. “I’ve faced the same battle so many …

Broken: cristianos rotos

Broken

Muchas veces, sobre los cristianos existe la presión de ser perfectos: ¿la has sentido? ... ¿La has provocado? Este es el razonamiento lógico: Dios es perfecto, si tú estás con él, te corresponde serlo también. ¿Cómo sabemos que lo eres? Así: Haces todo bien siempre No te enojas nunca Dices solo cosas amables (mmm…) Tienes …

Book Lessons: It Had To Be You (Christiansen Family #2)

Hi! I want to share with you a valuable lesson I re-learned from 'It had to be you', an amazing book by Susan May Warren (lent it to me at Lendle.me - click here to know more about reading online). 'It had to be you' is the second book in the The Christiansen Family 6-Book Series, which I highly …

Consejo para entender la Biblia

Consejo para entender la Biblia

¿Te has sentido frustrado alguna vez porque no entiendes la Biblia? Uff, yo sí. Puede ser bastante complicada de entender, especialmente cuando te encuentras con cosas como esta: Romanos 12:20 “Así que, si tu enemigo tuviere hambre, dale de comer; si tuviere sed, dale de beber; pues haciendo esto, ascuas de fuego amontonarás sobre su cabeza”. …

Reading online

I like reading just as a lot of you do. I'm not the kind who reads anything, I have very specific genders and authors I like, therefore, sometimes it's hard for me to get the books I want (most of them are not even sold in this country). So, I found certain ways to read (legally) books online and …