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Blogmas Day 20: Five quotes from inspirational women to empower your Wednesday

For today’s post, I wanted to share five quotes by women with powerful voices that have recently inspired me, and I hope they will for you to. “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” ― Alice Walker “If any female feels she need anything beyond herself to… Continue reading Blogmas Day 20: Five quotes from inspirational women to empower your Wednesday

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Blogmas Day 18: Things I love about Christmas

Since it’s only seven days until Christmas (yes, I’m screaming too!), I thought I’d discuss some of my favourite things about the festive season. Getting to spend time with family and friends I love spending time with those close to me regardless of the season, but there’s something cosy and wonderful about doing so around… Continue reading Blogmas Day 18: Things I love about Christmas

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Blogmas Day 17: Five favourite fantasies I’ve read this year

If you’ve been following me for a while, you’ll know that fantasy is my favourite genre and I get so much joy out of picking up new books with magic, dragons, and mystical worlds. Of all the books I’ve read this year, these were my five favourites. A Conjuring of Light I could easily have… Continue reading Blogmas Day 17: Five favourite fantasies I’ve read this year

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Blogmas Day 13: Poetry I’ve enjoyed this year

One of my goals at the beginning of 2017 was to read more poetry, and I’m pleased that I managed to pick up some excellent anthologies throughout the year. Also, they are ALL BY WOMEN. *air punch* Hold Your Own by Kate Tempest This is without doubt the best poetry anthology I’ve ever read. Bar none. I’d… Continue reading Blogmas Day 13: Poetry I’ve enjoyed this year

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Blogmas Day 10: Books I’m asking for on my Christmas list

Most on the time, there’s little else I want for Christmas other than books. My parents are constantly telling me that my bookshelves are already full (is there such a thing?) and were adamant I should definitely ask for other things too. So I thought up some other ideas, but still managed to sneak plenty of… Continue reading Blogmas Day 10: Books I’m asking for on my Christmas list

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Blogmas Day 9: Cities I’d Love to Visit in Asia

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about cities I’d love to visit in Europe, and earlier this week for Blogmas I wrote about cities I’d visit for a snowy winter. So in the vein of travel, I decided to look at some of the places I’d like to visit in Asia. (Yes, if you… Continue reading Blogmas Day 9: Cities I’d Love to Visit in Asia

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Blogmas Day 7: Series I NEED to finish next year

Sometimes, when I begin a new series, I manage to buy or borrow all of the books in a short space of time and finish it within a few weeks/months. But, more often than not, I’ll pick up other books in between, and leave the second and third books for months and months. These are… Continue reading Blogmas Day 7: Series I NEED to finish next year