The other day I ran a poll on twitter asking my fellow bloggers and readers what they'd like to see next on my blog and the highest percentage voted in favour of this post: Why I'm a reader. So I've decided to give the people what they want and post this today. Just to give… Continue reading Five ways reading changed my life
Hi guys! I've been so excited to write this post and share all the brilliant and um...not so brilliant books I've read this year. I think this is the year I rediscovered my love for reading, having graduated earlier this year - I finally have the luxury of reading exactly what I want, when I… Continue reading My Year In Books: 2018!
I read this book in a matter of hours. I was utterly absorbed to put it lightly. It's been a while since I've read a book in a single sitting and this novel made it impossible to put down. I loved the straight forward point of view and the political undertones - which are especially… Continue reading The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
It's been a while since my last post but I'm back with a very exciting one! This post has taken me about a week to get around to as I got ill the day after I got home, courtesy of the British weather. Recently I went on holiday to Istanbul for a week, it was… Continue reading A week in Istanbul
I started and finished my final year of University, got my first job, left that job then got a new one! As well as those major milestones, there's been some major changes in my personal life in regards to my mental health as well and I feel like I'm finally in a good space. I… Continue reading Life Update: Guess who’s back?
As you can probably tell by the title of this post, I'm going to start my final year of University this week. It's absolutely surreal how fast the time has gone, I can still remember my first day and already 2 years has gone by. Due to how short Uni terms are, sometimes it feels… Continue reading Final year of Uni + Taking a break!?
This is a long overdue second part to the series I started a little while ago called 'Being a Blogger', I've been so busy recently that I haven't had the chance to sit down and write really, hence the delay! But I really wanted to get this post out there as it's something I still… Continue reading Being a Blogger: Finding your ‘niche’
Hi guys, I was recently nominated by Faye ( cultureeighteen ) for this award and I was super taken aback but happy that she thought of my blog. So thank you again lovely! You guys should definitely check out her posts, they are so well written and so diverse. Her most recent post is a… Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award
Hi guys, Change is a natural part of life, in some form or another it's inescapable. However As much as change is natural and is sometimes necessary, even a good thing, the road to accepting it can be difficult at times. I think largely it's because we're all creatures of habit and we grow used… Continue reading Why are we afraid of Change?
Hi guys, I was recently approached by author Reesha Goral and her team to see if I was interested in receiving a free copy of The Servant Boy in exchange for an honest review. Naturally I jumped at the opportunity as it seemed like a really interesting read and I wasn't wrong. As soon as… Continue reading The Servant Boy by Reesha Goral