Wrap-Ups

September Wrap-Up

Remember when in my August Wrap-Up I said, and I quote: "I am slowly getting back to posting more regularly"? Well, that was a fun one considering I haven't posted anything since then. I was confident I was going to have some time to blog in September, but finishing and then preparing to present my… Continue reading September Wrap-Up

Wrap-Ups

August Wrap-Up

August went quite better than expected. I was on vacation from my job for most of it so I had more time to focus on my internship, which I'm now unfortunately over with. I also got to mostly finish my master's thesis—which I feel like I've been talking about forever—and relax a bit. I'm also… Continue reading August Wrap-Up

Audiobooks · Books · Reviews

Book Review: I’m Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy

As lots of people in their mid-twenties, I was a fan of iCarly back in the day. Sam was, hands down, my favourite character, so when I saw Jennette McCurdy had written a memoir, I simply had to read it. Today, I'm telling you what I thought of it (spoiler alert: it put me out… Continue reading Book Review: I’m Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy

Discussion

One or Multiple POVs?

Today I would like to talk about different types of narrators in books, specifically about the one vs. multiple narrators debate. This is something I hadn't really payed all that much attention to until recently because I naively thought surely everyone liked multiple POVs better. In my brain there was no question that following more… Continue reading One or Multiple POVs?

Discussion

Can We Love a Book Written by a Bad Person?

Way back in January, I wrote a post about favourite books where I briefly touched on how the author of a book might impact our view on their work. The call to cancel problematic and controversial authors has been going strong for a long time now—to be point of there being lists with "authors to… Continue reading Can We Love a Book Written by a Bad Person?

Recommendations

Book Recommendations Based on My Chemical Romance Songs

You might not know this but My Chemical Romance is one of my favourite bands ever—if not my number one favourite band. They've just released their first song since 2014 and they're currently on their first proper tour after they reunited in 2019. Despite their decision to skip Spain and my bitterness over that, I've… Continue reading Book Recommendations Based on My Chemical Romance Songs