From you have I been absent in the spring, When proud-pied April, dressed in all his trim, Hath put a spirit of youth in everything, That heavy Saturn laughed and leaped with him. Yet nor the lays of birds, nor the sweet smell Of different flowers in odour and in hue, Could make me any… Continue reading sunday afternoon walk
Tonight I had the great pleasure of seeing Stephen Fry discuss his new book, MYTHOS, at UEA’s Spring Literary Festival in conversation with Philip Lankesgov. An hour of Greek mythology and brilliant quips, followed by a signing (I MET STEPHEN FRY!!) is a pretty good way to spend a Wednesday. Stephen started by describing the… Continue reading An Evening With Stephen Fry | UEA Spring Literary Festival
This semester at university, in comparison to last semester, I have a rather large reading list, which I thought would be nice to share with you guys! I am taking three modules: Austen and the Brontës, Shakespeare, and Poetry [creative writing]. Austen and the Brontës For this module, I am reading 3 books by Jane Austen… Continue reading My University TBR
Thank you so much to Sam @ Spines in a Line for nominating me for the Unique Blogger Award. They actually nominated Sprinkled With Words, but I thought I would post on this blog instead. Rules: Share the link of the blogger who has shown love to you by nominating you Answer the questions In… Continue reading Unique Blogger Award!
I’ve been nominated for a few blogging awards over the past few months, and thank you so much to Jenn @ Bound to Writing for nominating me for the Mystery Blogger Award! The award is designed to give smaller blogs recognition (aww) and is named after the creator of the award! The Rules: Put the… Continue reading The Mystery Blogger Award
I haven’t set anything up for the year, really, but earlier I was thinking about any reading challenges that I wanted to participate in this year, and I thought I would post about it anyway. The Epic Riordan Readalong Of course, this is the main challenge i’m doing this year, and I happen to be… Continue reading 2018 Reading Challenges
2017 has been a shitstorm. There have been some incredible moments, but right now I am anywhere from feeling okay. Having said that, I have 12 life lessons (one for each month of the year!) that I would like to share with you all. Maybe one of these will help you coming into the New… Continue reading 12 Life Lessons I Learnt from 2017