Hello everyone! How are you guys doing? I am enjoying some time off from work this week (yay!) and starting to feel the time crunch for Camp Nanowrimo. I have 6 days to write 8K words (bring it on!!!) Today I want to tell you guys about my favourite literary tropes and my pet peeves! … Continue reading My Top 3 Favourite & Least Favourite Tropes
Hello everyone, No, the two are not mutually exclusive! It is possible to love reading books without having to own many of them. In my post last week, we talked about the reasons for holding onto the books that we have, and the reasons for getting rid of them. I LOVED hearing everyone's feedback. Seems … Continue reading How to be a minimalist bookworm in 6 steps (+ shelfie!)
Hello everyone! Today I am going to write about a topic that is personal to me. Maybe it is something that you've thought about as well. Being youngish*, I am still renting and will likely move every few years. My most recent move was difficult - I realized just how much stuff I had, including … Continue reading Let’s Chat! Should we keep each and every book?
Hello everyone! Since I just finished my novel, I've been reflecting a bit about... well, writing. Today I want to share with you guys the reasons why I write. 1. Create a universe Have you ever wondered what it's like to live in a space station, float in zero gravity, and devise battle plans against … Continue reading 6 Reasons to Write
Hello everyone! One thing that I noticed in the blogging community is that we post so much about ARCs or new releases. I myself tend to post reviews of newer books rather than older ones, because I anticipate that they will be more popular and have better stats. And, well, there's just something exciting about … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Read the Oldies
Hello everyone! For fellow Canadians out there: Happy Canadian Thanksgiving! I spent my Thanksgiving weekend with friends (on a pumpkin patch), family (eating lots of good food) and my novel (it's thiiiiiiiiiiiiiiis close to being finished). Although we celebrate Thanksgiving, turkey really isn't a thing in my family. We are so teeny-tiny (just Mom, Dad, … Continue reading 3 Ways to Fall in Love with Blogging Again
Hello everyone! How was your weekend? Mine was an eventful one: My friend has a crush on my other friend (a feeling which I suspect is reciprocated), so naturally I set them up on a subtle lunch date. It went well 🙂 Psst... If I never make it as a writer, maybe I can be … Continue reading 5 Ways to be Excited About Reading Again