Weekly Update November 16th-22nd 2020

General Update Hi everyone! When I started this blog I thought it would be just about books. Granted books with a focus on illness representation but purely books all the same. But somehow over the last number of months my ‘weekly update’ posts in particular have been anything but bookish. They’ve become almost akin to … Continue reading Weekly Update November 16th-22nd 2020

Weekly Update November 9th-15th 2020

General Update Do you ever have one of those weeks where you just spend your time thinking ALL of the thoughts??? This was a very introspective week for me. And maybe not in a good way... I spent a lot of time thinking about what I've achieved in my nigh on four decades on this … Continue reading Weekly Update November 9th-15th 2020

Weekly Update 2nd-8th November 2020

General Update OH MY GOSH I AM TIRED!!!! This week... I didn't go to bed before 4am since Tuesday and I am shattered. SHATTERED BUT FEELING SO GOOD THAT BIDEN WON!!!! If you've been following me on Twitter this week you will see that all I did was eat, sleep, and drink CNN following the … Continue reading Weekly Update 2nd-8th November 2020

October 2020 Wrap Up

October and Me Well good bye and good riddance to October 2020!!!! It was the quietest and most inactive period on my blog since I started this journey back in Summer 2019 because I ended up going on hiatus for two weeks. It was a much needed break and has helped me to recharge my … Continue reading October 2020 Wrap Up

Weekly Update 26th October – 1st November 2020

Hi everyone! Last Sunday I announced my blogging hiatus would end today so I am back... Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Yet I have so many mixed feelings. I was so positive about returning to blogging early in the week but as the reality of today drew near I felt lost again. This morning I … Continue reading Weekly Update 26th October – 1st November 2020

Weekly Update 19th – 25th October

Hi everyone! Last weekend I announced a week’s hiatus from blogging and it’s been exactly what I needed! I’m still pretty unwell physically but mentally it’s been so relieving to not have the stress of drafting blog posts and feeling a burden of blog hopping. I know this is all a perceived burden and that … Continue reading Weekly Update 19th – 25th October

Weekly Update 12th-18th October 2020

Hi everyone! This week’s update is going to be very short and sweet. I’m currently feeling utterly overwhelmed by my chronic illness. My pain levels have skyrocketed and I’m just desperately sick. Therefore, I simply can’t keep up with my blogging this week. So I’m taking a little break. Hopefully I’ll be back to my … Continue reading Weekly Update 12th-18th October 2020

September 2020 Wrap Up

Overview of September's Reading Errrrrrr I know.... I'm a little bit late with my wrap up of what I read in September!!! Photo by Marius Mann on Pexels.com Health-wise September was terrible. I was very sick, I barely replied to blog comments and did next to no blog hopping. It took aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaall of my energy … Continue reading September 2020 Wrap Up

Weekly Update October 5th-11th 2020

General Update Woo hoo it's time for my weekly moan!!!.... It's all I do isn't it.... moan, whine.... but ugh SPOONIE LIFE IS NOT BEING KIND!!!! I'm so sick, on so many pain and antiemetic medications... sleeping A LOT!!! BUT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm taking things in hand with my blog this week though. I don't like that … Continue reading Weekly Update October 5th-11th 2020

Weekly Update September 28th – October 4th 2020

General and Reading Update Hey everyone! This week was a blur. I was in the hospital for some tests which was exhausting because hospital appointments are always draining but throw COVID-19 on top of that and it's a whole lot of extra level of debilitating. Cases are rapidly increasing again here in Ireland and... it's … Continue reading Weekly Update September 28th – October 4th 2020