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 [...]

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Chilling & Reading – Goodreads Edition

Even though the TBR (To Be Read) pile keeps growing, I decided to take my time and read at my leisure. Last year I had a goal according to my Goodreads challenge to read 100 books, but missed the mark by nine books. So when 2017 rolled around I wanted to go over and beyond, [...]

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 [...]

Bookstagram is a Way of Living

Maybe I am not the one to talk but nevertheless, I wanted to share my point of view since I am fairly new at Bookstagram. I started my account at the beginning of August and I just wanted to share my opinion on books that I liked and talk with people who have read either [...]

Orlando by Virginia Woolf

I read this novel last year for my English Literature class and I have to tell you, I was not impressed. I struggled to keep up with Woolf's unique -chaotic- writing style. I appreciate the fact that she tries to introduce a being that lives for hundreds of years and that is ultimately gender fluid. [...]

Daughter of Smoke & Bone

Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor I haven't been this excited for a book in a long time! “Once upon a time, an angel and a devil fell in love. It did not end well.” This was refreshing. It has of course the same elements like every YA book but with a twist. Everything [...]

Reading and Traveling

Hi guys! I returned home yesterday from a lengthy two week vacation and now that I am finally back I realized that I didn't read as much as I wanted to. My goal was 8 books  and while I surpassed this number I did not actually read the books I intended to. I ended up reading [...]