2020: A Bookish Diary

This is my review of 2020 that I updated approximately every month with memorable reads, unmemorable reads, rating averages, and a whole lot of life experiences from the year just past. 1st January Okay 2020, let's see what you've got in store... Photo by rovenimages.com on Pexels.com 1st February 14 books read in January (well … Continue reading 2020: A Bookish Diary

I’m still here!

Hi everyone! Just thought I’d do a quick update on how things are going with me. Today was the first day since some time in November that I felt I might actually be becoming human again! I’ve been so sick for so long... it’s just been a nightmare basically. I’ve not read a solitary book … Continue reading I’m still here!

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 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

Life According to Literature Book Tag

I was searching around for some fun tags to do and found this one over @Brona's Books. THE RULES: To answer the questions use only books you have read during the past year Do not repeat any titleTag some friends I will be choosing answers from among the books I read in 2019. (1) Describe … Continue reading Life According to Literature Book Tag

Goodreads Monday (17/02/2020)

Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme that was started by @Lauren’s Page Turners. The meme is pretty easy to follow, to participate simply choose a random book from your TBR and explain why you want to read it! This week’s book: The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar BLURB FROM GOODREADS This voyage is … Continue reading Goodreads Monday (17/02/2020)

My Favourite 2019 Moments Blogging Tag

I saw this tag on Lori's Bookshelf Reads and thought it would be fun way to look back on my year of blogging in 2019... well half year since I only started my blog at the end of June 2019. RULES: All the answers must be about your blog postsPlease link the original creator of the tag so I … Continue reading My Favourite 2019 Moments Blogging Tag

Would You Rather Book Tag Edition

I was tagged by both the fabulous Leelynn @Sometimes Leelynn Reads and the wonderful Elysa @Elysa Reads It All to take part in the Would You Rather Book Tag Edition and it seems like a lot of fun so let's get to it!! Only Trilogies or Standalones Oh this is a nice easy one to … Continue reading Would You Rather Book Tag Edition

Top Ten Tuesday 17th December – Winter TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that was originally created by The Broke and the Bookish but was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Winter TBR I think everyone knows by now … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday 17th December – Winter TBR

Weekly Update Dec 9th-15th

General Update Hello everyone! Oh this week... what a mess!!! After last week and getting to blog hop so much I should have known that that would not be repeated this week!!! So a combination of broadband connectivity problems and just being rather unwell has meant that I have not gotten a chance to get … Continue reading Weekly Update Dec 9th-15th