Struggling with Mental Illness In School

I’ve known since fifth grade that something was “off” with the way I acted. I always got caught daydreaming in class, missed more than my fair share of assignments, and cared more about personal projects than academic ones. My parents’ concern for me grew as elementary school went on, and,Read More

New Year’s Book Tag

I found this tag over on Keystone Blog and thought this would be a fun way to talk about my goals for the year. Maybe the more I talk about them, the more I’ll remember to do them throughout the year. Let’s jump right in! How Many books are you planningRead More

Review: “Fix Me” by Lisa M. Cronkhite

Rating: ★★★★☆ Synopsis: Penelope Wryter’s life has been a mess ever since her sister committed suicide a year ago. Now Pen’s hooked on Fix, an illegal drug that makes her feel, think, and see differently. The hallucinations are intense, but there’s one vision that keeps Pen coming back for more–Nate. He’s theRead More

My Ten Most Anticipated Books of 2018

Happy new year, fellow book readers! I hope you all had a fun and safe celebration and are excited about this new beginning. This year has a lot in store for us, including tons of new books to add to our TBR lists. I’m sure everyone has started thinking aboutRead More

Top Ten Reads of 2017

The year is quickly coming to a close, and I am thanking the higher forces for finally ending 2017. It happened, and it seems like it was really only a good year for Taylor Swift. However, some positive things did come out of this year. So, to celebrate, I’m hereRead More

Review: “Herding Cats” by Sarah Andersen

Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: Sarah’s Scribbles,  Goodreads Choice Award for 2016:  Best Graphic Novels & Comics  Sarah valiantly struggles with waking up in the morning, being productive, and dealing with social situations. Sarah’s Scribbles is the comic strip that follows her life, finding humor in living as an adulting introvert that is at times weird, awkward,Read More

‘Tis the Season Book Tag!

Happy December, everyone! ‘Tis the season for winter-themed books! 1. Do you have a favorite winter read? I don’t have a specific book that I feel the need to read every winter, and Openly Straight by Bill Konigsberg is the only one that comes to mind. It gives me a reallyRead More

Mini Reviews: Poetry!

Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur ★★★★★ | Goodreads | Amazon What a beautiful and important book! I read this a few months ago and never gave it the full review that it deserves. This collection of poetry opened my eyes to a few things I have never experienced: rape,Read More

Reading Challenges: What Should and Shouldn’t Count

Happy holidays, everyone! The time has come. Seasonal music blasts everywhere you go, everyone is making lists of goals for the new year, and you’ve been gifted (or used all your holiday money on) way too many books. But hey, that’s just how it is as the book lover ofRead More

Hiatus for Fall Classes

As some of you may have noticed, I haven’t posted here in almost a month and my posts on Twitter and Instagram have slowed down too. I ignorantly decided to take 18 credits this semester in an attempt to catch up in my overall credit count. Between classes and work, thisRead More

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