Where have I been? Knee deep in my to-be-read pile.

  I actually feel really down about my recent absence from blogging and I feel like I need to clear up a few things in a blog post rather than a small social media post which only a small amount of my followers will see. I’ve decided to write this post to tell you all […]

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Author Interview with Jessaca Willis

Jessaca, the author of The Awakened Quartet, studied social work for both her undergrad and graduate degrees and incorporates themes from her education (i.e. systems of oppression, family dynamics, mental health) into her writing. She is a self-proclaimed nerd who loves cosplay, video games, and comics. She lives in Portland, Oregon with her partner and […]

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The Awakening by Jessaca Willis – Book Review

ย Here is my no-spoiler review of The Awakening by Jessaca Willis. (5/5 stars) After reading Blood Awakens by Jessaca Willis, I discovered that there was a short prequel to the Awakened Quartet called ‘The Awakening’ is an origin story set before the events of Blood Awakens. In my review for Blood Awakens, which you can […]

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I have a ‘Blind Date with A Book’.

I’ve mentioned previously back on my Study Tips post that I’m technically a student again and it’s not been particularly easy. I’m learning more about Mental Health so I can not only learn more about my own but so I can also provide insightful knowledge and help more people who like me are highly affected […]

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Blood Awakens by Jessaca Willis – Book Review

I have taken part in the Blog Tour for Jessaca Willis’ debut novel ‘Blood Awakens’ and I have been gifted a copy of Blood Awakens in exchange for an honest review. Here is my no-spoiler review of Blood Awakens by Jessaca Willis. (5/5) Bloodย  Awakens is the first installment in ‘The Awakened Quartet’ by Jessaca […]

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Books that Matter, July 2019 – Subscription Box Review

This year I decided to buy myself a birthday present, so I purchased a book subscription box from ‘Book’s that Matter’. I’ve been wanting to order a subscription box for a while but hadn’t because I was unsure on which one to purchase. I was recommended to buy from Book’s that Matter who is a […]

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Cherry Nova by Kelly-Marie Pollack – Book Review

Here is my no-spoiler review of Cherry Nova by Kelly-Marie Pollock (4/5 stars). “Set in Victorian London, Cherry Nova follows the story of a young Woman, who awakens in a grim hotel room with no recollection of who she is and how she got there. With her life seemingly erased, she sets out on a […]

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What it’s like living with Dermatophagia?

Dermatophagia is a skin biting disorder which isn’t considered to be rare, it’s just not commonly talked about. Well, I’m going to change that by sharing my experience of living with Dermatophagia. Dermataphagia is actually a mental disorder which is related to obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and is a body-focused repetitive behavior (BFRB). For me, Dermatophagia […]

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Author Interview with Emily Priest

Emily Priest is a freelance writer and performance poet, author of her debut poetry book ‘Nicotine and Napalm’ published in 2019. Emily performed her first poetry reading in 2016 in Portsmouth since then she has recited poetry in countless venues. ‘This collection of prose and poetry is one woman’s account of growing up in the […]

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Nicotine and Napalm by Emily Priest – Book Review

Nicotine and Napalm by Emily Priest (5/5 stars) I’ve always loved poetry and I’ve dabbled in writing my own since around the age of 11, but I find it incredibly different to relate to other peoples poetry. That was until I came across a particular poetry book, one that has inspired me and stole a […]

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