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7 ways to get out of the black hole that is called the reading slump (+ book recommendation)

THE READING SLUMP. or, as i like to call it: THE BLACK HOLE. because it’s really hard to get out of it. in fact, sometimes it’s nearly impossible. and, not to brag or anything, but i survived THE BLACK HOLE many times. that’s why i decided to share a post about how to get out… Continue reading 7 ways to get out of the black hole that is called the reading slump (+ book recommendation)

bookish · discussions

what do you look for in a blog?

reasons of following a blog (or following someone in general) vary from one person to another. it usually depends on the topics discussed, the writing style, and, believe it or not, graphics/theme. yes, as much as we try not to judge something by its looks, a blog theme does have a role in attracting people. it… Continue reading what do you look for in a blog?

bookish · monthly recaps

A MONTHLY RECAP: march ’17/april ’17

march ’17 i literally don’t know how march passed by. i feel like we skipped this month. it passed in a blur, and i wasn’t that productive. but honestly? that’s the result when you set too many monthly goals. also, i broke my phone. and now i have to wait until may to get new… Continue reading A MONTHLY RECAP: march ’17/april ’17

bookish · reviews

REVIEW + DISCUSSION: get it together, delilah! by erin gough

+ thank you to chronicle books and netgalley for providing me a review copy of this book. this doesn’t affect my thoughts in any way. + p.s. this book is ALREADY published in australia as THE FLYWHEEL. however, it’s finally getting published in the u.s. as GET IT TOGETHER, DELILAH! in april 2017. + p.p.s. it has come… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: get it together, delilah! by erin gough

bookish · monthly recaps

A MONTHLY RECAP: january + february ’17 / march ’17

january + february ’17 busy two months it has been (as you can see from the lack of my productivity on here). i had a lot of homework and exams before going on a two-weeks holiday, then traveled, and didn’t get the time to relax from everything when school started again. so i couldn’t balance… Continue reading A MONTHLY RECAP: january + february ’17 / march ’17

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love-a-thon: the end

love-a-thon is a yearly event hosted by alexa at alexa loves books, cee at the novel hermit, kristin at super space chick, and mel at the daily prophecy, mainly about spreading positivity among bloggers/bookstagrammers/booktubers/etc. aaaand it’s the end! love-a-thon has come to an end, and let me tell you, it was amazing! i loved every… Continue reading love-a-thon: the end

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love-a-thon introduction: get to know the blogger!

to everyone reading this post, whether you’re old or new here: hi! i decided to participate in this year’s love-a-thon, as i saw it last year and thought it was super duper fun. i really don’t know if i’m going to keep up with the twitter chats (let’s not even talk about the fact that… Continue reading love-a-thon introduction: get to know the blogger!