Short stories

I wasn't familiar with the short story world up until the moment I started my studies.  I acquired my bachelor's degree in English Language and Literature in 2018 and I really got to learn a lot about storytelling. I used to think that in order to express your self and to convey meaning and hidden [...]

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Why I read Wuthering Heights every year 

I have a problem. I recognize this. I try to fight it but it's all in vain. I ready Wuthering Heights every year and here is why: The Moors. I'm so in love with England's countryside and the way the moors are described. Scenery and setting are key in this novel. The characters are so real. They [...]

February TBR

I know the phrase "So many books, so little time" has become tiring but let me tell you something... It's true! I have so many books and let's be honest, I keep buying more, while my free time keeps shrinking and shrinking.  In January my only responsibility was to work, and I work from home, [...]

Writer’s Block

I haven't written anything here in my blog since December. The reason why is that I am currently trying to write my dissertation and let me tell you, it's not an easy thing to do. I have been stuck- writing wise- for so long but now I feel like I am finally ready to start [...]

Book Wars: Ebook vs Hard Copy

A current universal debate, not only among bookworms, but also among everyday people who care about the environment has occurred. Ever since, kindle devices, smartphones and tablets could support the electronic version of a book, a war has erupted. Bookworms from around the world have to take a stance. So as a vivid book reader [...]

Autumn Bookish Goals

I am a Summer born person who loves Fall!   The leaves are falling, there is a slight breeze and you just want to cozy up with a hot pumpkin spice beverage. This month I participate through my instagram account in a bookish challenge, the #OctoberLibrary17. It helps me keep organised and map out the [...]

Umbridge & Villains

We love to hate her. J.K Rowling created a character that boarders a caricature. Anyone, who has read The Order of the Phoenix knows that there is a special place for Dolores Umbridge in hell. Some even hate her more than Voldemort. I mean Voldy had his reasons, wrong reasons, but reasons non-the less. Whereas [...]