Books, Reviews

REVIEW | Starswept by Mary Fan

Genre: science-fiction, romance, young adult Synopsis  In 2157, the Adryil—an advanced race of telepathic humanoids—contacted Earth. A century later, 15-year-old violist Iris Lei considers herself lucky to attend Papilio, a prestigious performing arts school powered by their technology. Born penniless, Iris’s one shot at a better life is to attract an Adryil patron. But only the… Continue reading REVIEW | Starswept by Mary Fan

Books

July Book Haul!

Hey! July seemed to absolutely zoom past, I don't even know where it's gone. I'm kind of dreading going back to college, which is really soon now! On the positive side, this month is my birthday month! I'm 21! Yay! I'm super excited. This month I bought myself two books and then four people were… Continue reading July Book Haul!

Books, Reviews

What I Read in July ’17

Hey! So, although this month wasn't as good as last months and I got into a bit of a reading slump, I think I still did quite well for me personally. I also didn't really manage to pick books that were as good as last months, either (and the same seemed to work for comics… Continue reading What I Read in July ’17

Books, Reviews

REVIEW | Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera

Publication Date: 18th January 2016 Published By: Riverdale Avenue Books Pages: 276 Synopsis  Juliet Milagros Palante is leaving the Bronx and headed to Portland, Oregon. She just came out to her family and isn't sure if her mom will ever speak to her again. But Juliet has a plan, sort of, one that's going to… Continue reading REVIEW | Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera

Books, Feminism

NYNTLS: Excerpt of my F/F Short Story/Retelling

Hello! So, as I spoke about in Friday's post, I have joined July's Camp NaNoWriMo. If you don't know what Camp NaNoWriMo is, it's an event hosted online two/three times a year (April, July and November) where you write a novel, poetry book, short story, or play in just one month. I've tried to join… Continue reading NYNTLS: Excerpt of my F/F Short Story/Retelling

Autism, Lifestyle, Self-Improvement

The Importance of #ActuallyAutistic Voices

For those of you who are not aware of what the #ActuallyAutistic hashtag is about, I'm just going to briefly sum it up before I get on to the rest of what I want to talk about. This hashtag can confirm that whoever wrote the post/status/tweet etc was actually autistic. It gets easier to separate… Continue reading The Importance of #ActuallyAutistic Voices