What I’ve been watching, April to May

If you noticed me changing the fonts of this blog a few dozen times, no you didn't. Turns out I found fiddling with my blog's design was more preferable to actually writing any post. Until I noticed that I've watched an unhealthy amount of movies and shows last month (I desperately needed escapism, because regular… Continue reading What I’ve been watching, April to May

The last ten books tag

Hello friends! I've got around 5 posts in my drafts and I can't bring myself to finish any of them, so I decided to do a tag and defeat this fiendish blogging slump I've fallen into. Mostly because it seemed too weird to have two monthly wrap ups next to each other with no posts… Continue reading The last ten books tag

March wrap up | the month I binged movies

Hello lovely people! I did come back from hiatus thinking I'd be able to post five times a month, but seems like life had other decisions for me. Good news: I got a job! Bad news: it is freaking EXHAUSTING. I mean, there's nothing much to do except sit at a chair in front of… Continue reading March wrap up | the month I binged movies

Book review: Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

From Brandon Sanderson, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Reckoners series, the Stormlight Archive, and the internationally bestselling Mistborn series, comes the first book in an epic new series about a girl who dreams of becoming a pilot in a dangerous world at war with an alien race called the Krell. Spensa’s… Continue reading Book review: Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

Introducing Inkspun Tales, my socials and 2022 resolutions (I’m back!)

Hello lovely people! I'm finally back from my hiatus and posting regularly, and I've rebranded! (I'm Jan, of the late doodlecrafter, by the way). I'm pretty excited to see what's next on this blog, now that my exams are finally, finally over and I'm about to start a new stage in my life. Inkspun Tales… Continue reading Introducing Inkspun Tales, my socials and 2022 resolutions (I’m back!)

I still exist (a reading wrap up)

It's been a minute since I posted anything here, so hi, people! Hope you all are doing good and well! My hiatus still isn't over (in fact, I think it'll be going on for much longer than I'd originally planned) so I'm just posting an update regarding stuff I'd read while I was missing in… Continue reading I still exist (a reading wrap up)

June 2021 wrap up & hiatus announcement

June was...an okay month? A meh month? It was certainly very unproductive. On the upside, I read some great books I all rated four stars or higher (right now, that doesn't count as productivity). Anyways, on with the wrap up! Books read ★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★★ ★★★★★ The Henna Wars by Adiba Jaigirdar | young adult,… Continue reading June 2021 wrap up & hiatus announcement

Trends in YA fiction | a discussion & many recommendations

Hello friends! Today's topic is inspired by an old Let's Talk Bookish prompt (which is hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books and Dani @ Literary Lion - go check out their blogs as well). I saw the prompt 'predicting trends in ya fiction' but I didn't have the time to write a post on it… Continue reading Trends in YA fiction | a discussion & many recommendations