10 Cocktails Inspired by the Men of Game of Thrones

10 Cocktails Inspired by the Men of Game of Thrones

One of the most popular posts on Daily Mayo was the cocktails inspired by the women of Game of Thrones post I did last year. This year, I thought I’d finally get around to the men! This season, there are a lot fewer men than in the earlier seasons, but nevertheless, here are 10 cocktails inspired by the men of Game of Thrones: Tyrion Lannister: The Godfather I think it’s safe to safe to say that Tyrion is the favorite in the land of Game of Thrones right now. He more or less follows a … [Read more...]

10 of the Best Game of Thrones Quotes (Lit Lover’s Link Up

10 of the Best Game of Thrones Quotes (Lit Lover’s Link Up

One of the drawbacks (if you can even call it that) of marriage is that I have yet to watch the Game of Thrones season premier for this season. Why? Because Josh has been working incredibly late every night this week. This means, that I’ve had to tiptoe carefully around the Internet making sure I don’t run into any spoilers. I hate spoiling things for myself. Even though I can’t watch the show yet, I still want to celebrate Game of Thrones season, since it’s my favorite TV show right … [Read more...]

5 Helpful Strategies for Remembering What You Read

5 Helpful Strategies for Remembering What You Read

Between a career as a freelance writer and my voracious hobby as a reader, I read a lot. I love reading and learning new things. However, because I read so much, sometimes remembering what I read gets a little jumbled. Because of this, I’ve learned to employ a few tricks for reading comprehension and remembering what you read. Today, I’m sharing my tricks with you! Original Photo by Hvaldez1 5 Helpful Strategies for Remembering What You Read Reading comprehension a struggle? No … [Read more...]

18 Famous Author’s Last Words (Lit Lover’s Link Up)

18 Famous Author’s Last Words (Lit Lover’s Link Up)

We talk a lot about quotes here at Daily Mayo, because the next best thing after reading is talking about what you’ve read. We’ve featured so many quotes from authors here, including spring quotes from authors, surprising misquotes, quotes from Oscar Wilde (because he is the best), and even quotes from Irish authors. But what we’ve never done here is a round-up of author’s last words. Today, we’re keeping it real by sharing some of my favorite dead author’s last words (or at least what is … [Read more...]

10 Common Grammar Mistakes Everyone Makes

10 Common Grammar Mistakes Everyone Makes

Here at Daily Mayo, every now and then I like to talk about writing tips. Today's post is all about common grammar mistakes everyone makes. Everyone makes grammar mistakes. Even writers with decades of experience and even professional editors still make grammar mistakes. You can study grammar all your life and still not get the hang of everything simply because not only is English grammar crazy, but much of it is subjective. Still, there are common grammar mistakes everyone makes based on the … [Read more...]

11 Beautiful Spring Quote from Books (Lit Lover’s Link Up)

11 Beautiful Spring Quote from Books (Lit Lover’s Link Up)

We haven’t had a quote post in a while. We’ve been focusing on reading the rainbow, and that’s been a lot of fun, but today, since the official first day of spring just recently passed, I thought I’d share spring quotes from books with you! Scroll down to the end of the post to add your bookish links to the Lit Lover’s link-up! These are some of my favorite spring quotes from books. “Spring is the time of plans and projects.” ― Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina “In the spring, at the … [Read more...]

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