*clap clap* hello. It’s me. Being strange. As usual. I don’t why I’m putting full stops everywhere. But I am. So. this post. Life. ha. I want this blog to be more me?? So hopefully this post is like an accurate representation of life and by that I’m just going to be ranting about how… Continue reading i’m tired // a life update on the penguin.
Holy crap, there's less than half of 2018 left, is anyone else in a state of disbelief? Because I sure am!! 2017 was like a few days ago in my head, and suddenly it's soon going to be 2019 and I'm finding it hard to wrap my mind around this. But also after August, I… Continue reading July Whispers // bingeing book series, nothing happened this month but it’s finally my summer break!
If you haven't heard of Caraval in your life, then, where have you been? It was one of the hottest YA releases out there last year and EVERYONE was reading it. Apart from me. I only managed to read a copy this year and finally join in the hype, which had died down a lot,… Continue reading Caraval and Legendary by Stephanie Garber // Are they worth the hype?!
June was literally such an overwhelming month. Some of it was super fun!! Most of it was SUPER tiring!! A lot of it was literally torturing!! And did I mention it was SO tiring? Agh, I'm SO TIRED. I probably should be doing about 9 homeworks right now but honestly, I just need to calm… Continue reading June Whispers // Everything’s fine! Uh, No it’s not actually; a reading slump, procastination, and being an overall exhausted mess™
So I freak out about a loOOoooOoOoooOoot of things. (like a lot) And the fact that it is ALREADY THE MIDDLE OF 2018!! YES!! I AM FREAKING OUT!! All those books I STILL haven't read?? FREAKING OUT. All the bad things I've done this year? FREAKING OUT. That chocolate cake right there? FREAKING OUT. I… Continue reading The Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag // New releases, 2018 = rubbish reading year, and beautiful book covers!
Today's post will feature 1) cake 2) fangirling and 3) a very special book dragon! As you can image, I am SUPER excited!! I probably gave everything away from the title, OOPS. But let's pretend everything here is one huge surprise party because it is way more fun that way, okay? This is going to… Continue reading BLOG TOUR REVIEW: A Thousand Perfect Notes by CG Drews // Cake, Music and excuse the pun, PERFECTION + a smol interview!!
May was a "meh" month for me. Nothing particularly GOOD happened. But nothing REALLY bad happened?! I think it's like May was a prequel novel to the REAL novel, June. I did a lot this month in preparation for next month so I feel like June will be so much more eventful!? I did read… Continue reading May Whispers // Lots of reading (!!), lots of studying (!!), lots of speaking out (!!) but not much book mail, oops.
So honestly I have a lot of books I need to review SO LET'S GO AND DO IT AND JUST REVIEW THEM OKAY. there's not much to say except there are no themes for these books, they are just?? books i want to review and talk to you about!! The Epic Crush Of Genie Lo… Continue reading Whisper Of Reviews // sprinkling the salt, disappointments, but some rare gems.
I go through different stages of writing which range from "this is all TrAsH" & "I LOVE writing!" Which I'm sure every writer goes through. Sometimes we hate our work and put ourselves down and swear to NEVER write another word again! And other times we're just typing away furiously and wistfully reading over our work.… Continue reading The Rising Author Tag // crafting my characters, why i love writing + snippets!!