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Dear October, There are many things I like about you. The way the leaves glint copper and bronze in the sun. How there are fewer bugs around. And the countdown to Halloween… to some extent. As fun as the anticipation and festivities are, I’m not so fond of the actually scary parts of Halloween. Anything that remotely looks like it might have a jump scare or a girl with hair dangling across… Read More

This year, my reading target was set at a very ambitious… *drumroll* 22. I know. Please hold the applause until the end of the post. Because I didn’t read for myself much during my university years, I thought I would ease back into it and keep my target relatively reachable. And now, (a bit more than) halfway into the year, I have reached half my target. So in order to celebrate not totally failing,… Read More

Oh no, I hear you say. Not this again… Well, yeah. I’m bringing back A Year in Books! Anyone else excited? Just me? Ok. | © Universal Pictures, via Giphy For those of you who don’t know, A Year in Books is a series I started in 2015. The aim was: read a couple of books per month choose the one I liked best and review it on the blog All in a bid to encourage me… Read More

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