It wasn't the first time I had seen him there among the stacks of Rarity, my favourite book shop. But it was the first time I heard him laugh. He didn't even look up from what he was reading, not in the least bit nervous about who saw him or what it was he was … Continue reading The Stack – A Book Shop Meet Cute
Hello, again dear readers! My apologies for the absence. I have been dealing with some things which have kept me mentally blocked from writing any posts. I will probably leave the explanation for a Self-Love Sunday post for November. (And yes, I know I missed October. It was a bit of a difficult month for … Continue reading The Holidays are Coming!
It might look like I accidentally ended up here, but I promise you, I didn't. Even though I sit here shivering against the wall my knees tucked up to my chest, I remain fully in control even up to this moment. I want him to think he is in control. I need him to. He … Continue reading It might look like I accidentally ended up here, but I promise you, I didn’t…
Hello Literary Lovelies, How is September treating you? Today I wanted to discuss genres from those we love above all else to those we turn to in moments of reading slumps. Is there a genre which will always receive the gold medal in your hearts' dearest readers? I have always loved mystery and suspense from … Continue reading Genres we lean on
... don't get the love you thought they would. What do you do dear bloggers and readers? I have loved creating blog posts surrounding Who Wore it Best Wednesdays where books battle it out on the literary red carpet to see who will come out the winner. Alas, this summer, they are the posts which … Continue reading When your favourite kind of blog posts…
With that title, you were worried I was going to go into a spiel about how books are my best friends. Admit it! You did! If not bravo. I am in no way knocking the idea of having a book as a best friend. Books have saved my life (getting me through my depression and … Continue reading Literary Friends
Dear Readers, I have always been a Paranoid Polly (my own personal reference) when it comes to, in all honesty, the majority of my life. So when I was awoken in the middle of the night mid-June by a nightmare which made me force myself to wake up and walk around my room before I … Continue reading When writing goes really really well…
Welcome back to another Wednesday of Who Wore it Best where our book covers walk the literary red carpet to be enjoyed (hopefully) by everyone. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Path has been one book I have been wanting to read for quite some time. I had hoped to have it finished by the last … Continue reading The Bell Jar – Who Wore it Best
Hello again literary lovelies, I find myself being haunted by past reads. Storylines which are creeping into my dreams long after I've read the last page. Has this ever happened to you? Has there been a book which just wouldn't let you go? I have had books whisper for a reread but it has been … Continue reading They Still Haunt Me – Part Two
I find myself this summer for almost the entire month of July visiting the cottage which was recently purchased by my sister and her family. There will be lots of sand, sun and reading I hope! Since it is over a four-hour trek from where I currently live to the cottage I have been planning … Continue reading Cottage Bound!