Creative Ways to Fill Your Empty Journals || Journaling

Graphomania: an obsession with writing (Collins Dictionary). That undeniable urge to grab your journal and pen, and begin writing whatever comes to mind. Poetry, travel logs, feelings and thoughts, daily tasks, checklists, stories — the never-ending list of possible writing prompts. Does this feel at all relatable? Ever since I can remember, I’ve been a […]

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The Rising by Kelley Armstrong || Book Review

Hello, beautiful people! Finally! The last book review for Kelley Armstrong’s Darkness Rising trilogy — The Rising. In this series finale, we FINALLY learn the truth behind all the mysterious events happening to Maya and her friends, with some BIG plot twist by the end of the novel. If you HAVEN’T read book one or […]

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Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan || Book Review

Hello, beautiful people! I’ve finally done it — I’ve succumbed to the hype surrounding Crazy Rich Asians! Some lovely bookstagrammers let me join their buddy read, so I obviously couldn’t say no. Though it took me a couple weeks longer to finish it, I really enjoyed reading Kwan’s drama filled novel!

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The Calling by Kelley Armstrong || Book Review

Hello, beautiful people! Let’s continue with reviewing Armstrong’s Darkness Rising trilogy with book two, The Calling. In this exciting sequel, we FINALLY start to uncover so many of the unanswered questions and find out what happened after the “BIG EVENT” in book one. So if you HAVEN’T read book one, please make sure to read my […]

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The Reading Rush 2020 || Challenge

Hello beautiful people! Alex @ Whimsy Pages and Evelyn @ Evelyn Reads both recently posted about The Reading Rush challenge on their blogs, reminding me how much I’ve wanted to do this EVERY year … yet always end up being busy. Though I’m working full time, working from home definitely provides more time to read […]

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Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag || Tags & Awards

Hello beautiful people! I know … it’s been A WHILE! Gosh … well, I hope you are all fantastic; I’ve seriously missed you all! I’m not going to get TOO into it (I will in my end of the month wrap up), but I just needed to walk away from a lot of things for […]

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The Gathering by Kelley Armstrong || Book Review

“I want you to have big dreams, big goals. I want you to strive to achieve them. But I don’t want to see you beating yourself up every time you make a mistake.” Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Maya is just an ordinary teen in an ordinary town. Sure, she doesn’t know much about her background – the […]

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Time of Our Lives by Emily Wibberley & Austin Siegemund-Broka || Book Review

“The whole time, I’m here and only here. We’re an hourglass on its side, the sand suspended, hanging in temporary eternity.” Synopsis: A boy desperate to hold on, a girl ready to let go. Fitz Holton waits in fear for the day his single mother’s early-onset Alzheimer’s starts stealing her memory. He’s vowed to stay […]

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Books as First Dates Tag || Tags & Awards

Hello beautiful people! Thank you so much Siren @ Sweaters & Raindrops for tagging me in this really fun book tag! Her idea of a first date is SUPER adorable … I would love to walk down a cute town, browsing little boutiques and shops. I don’t really know what my ideal first date is […]

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May 2020 || Monthly Wrap Up

Hello beautiful people! *sigh* … This has probably been my worst blogging month in a LONG time. To be frank, I just haven’t been as motivated to blog; it almost feels too mentally exhausting to come up with a topic and write up a post, rather than being a fun and exciting part of my […]

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