Month: April 2017

Posted April 21, 2017 / 24 Comments

Why Book Blogging Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Means

Why Book Blogging Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Means

  When we think about book blogging, for most of us, that immediately equals book reviews, blog tours, ARCs and interviews with authors, it also means discussions, and tags, and having a currently reading section on our sidebar, and tapping into bookstagramming… But we’re all wrong. That right there is my blog, how it looked […]

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Posted April 19, 2017 / 2 Comments

How All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill Crushed Me

How All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill Crushed Me

All Our Yesterdays messed me up so much. It’s been about half an hour since I finished the book and I can already tell you with absolute certainty that it’s become one of my favorites. Time travel done right, Said the blurb, and I have to agree with it. I mean, wow.   It was just […]

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Posted April 18, 2017 / 4 Comments

7 Things That Will Absolutely Make Me Read a Book

7 Things That Will Absolutely Make Me Read a Book

  It’s been so long since I last made a list for Top Ten Tuesday! Today’s list is about those things that make a book an instant-read, like waving a sweet bookish bone in front of us. Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature created by The Broke and the Bookish Now, on with the […]

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Posted April 14, 2017 / 1 Comment

Happy Endings vs Satisfying and Lyrical Open Endings

Happy Endings vs Satisfying and Lyrical Open Endings

  To begin this post, I want to make it clear that it’s entirely possible for a story’s ending to be both -a happy one, and incredibly aesthetically pleasing to read because it’s all thoughtful and lyrical. But no, I’m not talking about those. Those are perfect and we all know it. Behind the bench, a […]

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Posted April 13, 2017 / 0 Comments

7 Very True Signs that You’re a Writer

7 Very True Signs that You’re a Writer

  1. You think of alternate movie endings Sometimes, movies can be downright unsatisfying, and that’s when we’re grateful for our weird little brains! We go from changing minor things in our minds to coming up with whole new storylines that might even be worth their own movie! Also, hello fanfiction! 2. You wonder about […]

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Posted April 10, 2017 / 4 Comments

How do you feel about taking long to finish your novel?

How do you feel about taking long to finish your novel?

  In normal circumstances, I’d say it sucks. And it does, but it’s more complex than that. I used to be really anxious over this, but my concerns boiled down to this: I keep getting older Yeah, it’s kind of silly, but it’s true. Since I started writing, I’ve set deadlines for myself. I used […]

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