If you somehow missed my recent screamings, I'm queer. And here's [finally] the second part of the queer-series thing I've stared (there may be more). Are you ready for your TBRs to be broken? Are you ready for me to yell about all the books that I have ZERO time to read*, yet DESPERATELY need… Continue reading Coming-Out-Series (P2): LGBT+ Themed Books of 2018 And Recent LBGT+ Reads (I.E. I Flail And Break All Our TBRs)
[Enters, graciously flailing] I've decided that I'm going to be doing a series of posts about LGBTQIA+ rep now that I have come out as queer on my blog because why the hell not, we need more talk about LGBTQIA+ rep and I WANT TO DO THAT BC I WANT TO HAVE A VOICE OK. And… Continue reading Coming-Out-Series (P1): 4 LGBT+ Things I Want To Be Represented In YA And General LGBT+ Rep Rant Ft. Internalised LGBT+phobia.
Watch me as I trash one of my favourite things in bitterness... I GET IT. IT'S NOT VALENTINES DAY ANYMORE. BUT I'M STILL BITTER. If I’m honest, romance right now can just burn. Literally. Set it on bonfire fire -- right in the middle. Throw it into a forest fire. Add it to a firework then… Continue reading HUGE RANT: Romance Tropes That Need To Burn In A Firey Pit ft. Picky Book Blogger Pettiness.
Taking a break from my highly opinionated posts. . . Today I will be discussing the beauty of whims. Whimsical writing is by far my favourite writing styles, but reading on a whim? EVEN BETTER, yet, I hardly pick up books on a complete whim anymore, but recently, I've started to do it more!! Kristin did a post a while… Continue reading Why We Should Read On Whims ft. Marvellous Books I’ve Read Via Whim.
Here I am, talking about whether I should be talking about diversity or not. mY NerVEs ARe tHe oPpOSiTe oF cOLleCted rIGht NOw. They're scattered across the universe. Diversity is like,, the toughest thing for me to talk about because I feel that since I am not a PoC, or from minorities, or part of… Continue reading Diversity in YA: Should We Comment If We’re Not Diverse? Ft. Opinions.
I've wanted to read this for two years. TWO years. And gahhhhh did it not disappoint.. that much? I know. Let me explain!! Okay okay okay the book was so cute and ajdjsjsjsjsj and full of feelings and smushy feelings, but I felt a little underwhelming? I think that is was the perfect contemporary, but… Continue reading Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda Review: Smushy Feelings and Screaming.
January was bad... and I mean bad... like, sob-in-a-cave-forever-type-of-bad bad. ...Okay, it wasn't that bad. It wasn't Magnus-Level-Throw-Glitter-Everywhere-Awesome, but it wasn't SO terrible (at least for a little bit. I think that books are trying to make me suffer (more than usual). I just wish that books WOULD LET ME LOVE THEM. Okay? And words. I just… Continue reading Month in Review // January wrap up: Oh I Read More Than One Book, Poetry & WIP(s)
Let's face it, we've all flailed at the idea of an arc at least once or twice. I think that when you start blogging there's this realisation of what an ARC is and how amazing they must be. I had no idea what they were and EVERYONE was talking about them and I would just… Continue reading ARCs: The Upsides and The Downsides Discussion ft. Is There a “Worth” To Them?
Tis the season to be lying... falalalalaaaa la la... Okay, I should just stop with the Christmas songs. IT'S NOT EVEN CHRISTMAS ANYMORE WHAT AM I DOING?!?!??!?!* ALSO, GUYS I'VE BEEN BLOGGING FOR TWO YEARRRRRSSSSSS!!!!!! THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR STICKING AROUND!!!!!!! I'm pretty sure everyone knows that bookworms occasionally tell a small fib or two.… Continue reading Lies bookworms will tell you – the new year scares us, okay?
The fact that 2017 is coming to a close is making me flail around more than usual. This is not without due cause, and, no, I’m not “exaggerating”, or whatever non-booky-people call us. Reasons for my flailing: 1) I realise how many books that I DIDN’T READ and now I’m a bad bookworm 2) I have to get… Continue reading Goodbye 2017: My top reads of 2017 ft. dislikes, reading habits & events + general panic.