Easter and Craziness: March Wrap Up

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(Just a note before we start: Unfortunately, due to Internet issues, there aren’t any pretty pictures for this post. Sorry about that)

Hello guys!! Can you believe we’re a whole week into April already?? It’s crazy, but I’m going to update you on my March. These posts of mine tend to be really, really long, but today I’m going to attempt to shorten my monthly wrap-up posts, in the hope that I won’t sound so rambly!

Before we start, I just want to mention that yesterday I did a guest post for Audrey Caylin on the importance of hope and you really should go have a look, and check out Audrey’s blog as well, because it’s amazing (and she’s amazing too). Continue reading

Beautiful Books: Favourites Edition (and a Sad Farewell)

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Good morning/afternoon/day, whatever you like! There’s good news and bad news today. The good news is that we’re here with another Beautiful People post hosted by the wonderful Cait and Sky! The bad news is that this is going to be the last Beautiful People post for the foreseeable future. I’ve had a lot of fun doing these posts over the last year or so, but massive thank yous to Cait and Sky for hosting (and we hope that one day, the Beautiful People will return 😀 ).

So, let’s get on to the questions! Continue reading

Finding Inspiration for a Retelling

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Hello, I’m back! I had a nice, relaxing hiatus and I know that you all missed me (you did miss me, didn’t you? Didn’t you?). Anyway, today I’m going to give you guys a few tips about writing a retelling, since it’s no secret that I’m a slight bit obsessed with retellings.

First of all, the question is…How do you write a retelling that stands out from the myriad of other retellings that have been written? Continue reading

Summer is Over and Now It’s Autumn: February Happenings

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(So, I was really busy on the weekend and didn’t get a chance to post this, but here I am now! Also, because of aforesaid busyness, I didn’t get a chance to take any cool book pictures or anything 😦 So, sorry)

Summer is oveeerrrr!!! This is good news because I’m not a huge fan of summer…It’s hot (over 40 Celsius sometimes), and there’s fires and snakes and…yeah, not a fan. But I love autumn! There’s something so lovely about warm (not hot) days and something cosy about chilly nights.

February was a pretty quiet month, which was nice, and I only got up to a few things. Continue reading