2018

Silent Reading Night at The Bristol Spirit Pub

I sat in a bar surrounded by people in complete silence reading a book with a cocktail (stirred not shaken) in my hand this weekend. As you do. Silent Reading Night The event is inspired by a similar event at a bookshop in San Francisco. From a quick online search I found a hotel bar… Continue reading Silent Reading Night at The Bristol Spirit Pub

2018 · Goals · Read

Yearly Bookish Goals Review – 2019

Earlier this year I did a goal post for 2019, and this is my review of those reading goals for 2019. I already posted my blog for 2020 reading goals which is much the same as these with a few new ones. In short, these were my goals: READING GOALS 2019: GoodReads: 85 books The… Continue reading Yearly Bookish Goals Review – 2019

2018

Reading Stats 2019

This year was the first year I used a spreadsheet to track my reads. I liked it but it also provided me with procrastination opportunities which might not be so good though I still enjoyed that planning of what to read next etc. I have continued this year with a blank spreadsheet off last years… Continue reading Reading Stats 2019

2018 · Long post · Want to read

2020 Most Anticipated SFF Books Pt.2 – Underhyped​

I've just gone through last years posts to see if I read them of not and for the Underhyped books I had a bad track record. Though 2020 will be different, I can feel it. I'm already less exited for 2020 that I was for 2019 and I'm not sure why. There are several series… Continue reading 2020 Most Anticipated SFF Books Pt.2 – Underhyped​

2018 · Long post · Want to read

2020 Most Anticipated SFF Books Pt.1 – Hyped

I've just gone through last years posts to see if I read them of not and for the Hyped books I had a good track record. Though 2020 will be different, I can feel it. I'm already less exited for 2020 that I was for 2019 and I'm not sure why. There are several series… Continue reading 2020 Most Anticipated SFF Books Pt.1 – Hyped

2018 · Long post · Want to read

Did I read them? – 2019 Most Anticipated SFF Books Pt.2 – Underhyped​

Last year, I made two posts about my most anticipated books of 2019. This post I'll go through them to check if I read them or not 😁 This part 2 of 2 post I made featured Underhyped books. The first post was all about the books I saw creping up on my feed or… Continue reading Did I read them? – 2019 Most Anticipated SFF Books Pt.2 – Underhyped​

2018 · Long post · Want to read

Did I read them? – 2019 Most Anticipated SFF Books Pt.1 – Hyped

Last year, I made two posts about my most anticipated books of 2019. This post I'll go through them to check if I read them or not 😁 This part 1 of 2 post I made featured Hyped books. Book I saw creping up on my feed or I heard people talking about within the… Continue reading Did I read them? – 2019 Most Anticipated SFF Books Pt.1 – Hyped

2018

Book Club Notes – Educated by Tara Westover – Spoilers!

I host a book club at my office/job where we pick one book per quarter to read and discuss. This time it was Educated by Tara Westover. In the past we have done: Birthday by Meredith RussoSmall Island by Andrea Levy As we settle around the table someone mentions how long it has been since she read the book… Continue reading Book Club Notes – Educated by Tara Westover – Spoilers!

2018 · NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo 2019 Week 3

why did I decide to write crime... 😖 NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month (should probably be interNational Novel Writing Month)) has started! The goal is to write 50 000 words in 30 days from 1st November to the 30th of November. It can be whatever you want to write, but I did the classic and… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2019 Week 3