Ah 2021. Year two of the panini. A year of excitement and disappointment, little wins and big losses. In some respects, 2021 was like a dropped ice cream cone that’s slowly beginning to decompose in the midday sun. There’s a pool of ice cream everywhere and when someone steps on it, turning it into a… Continue reading Wrapping up 2021 // Reading over 100 books, getting back into old hobbies, and finally seeing friends
September ended up being a great reading month for me. I read 12 books and TWO of them were 5 star reads. A Torch Against the Night // 4 stars // Audiobook TWs for violence, murder, exsanguination, descriptions of gore, emotional manipulation, on-page death of family members, forced marriage, poison. This was SUCH a good… Continue reading September 2020 Wrap Up // The most books I’ve read in a month
At the beginning of each year, I enjoy trying to predict the books that I think will be my 5 star reads for the year. I like doing this because I find it fun to see what I thought I was going to love versus what I did love later in the year. Especially because… Continue reading My 5 star predictions for 2020
At the beginning of 2019, I tried to predict which books would be my 5 star reads this year. Now that we’re nearing the end of the year, I want to go back and see if many (or any) of them turned out to be true. I love these kinds of “looking back” posts, because… Continue reading Five star predictions from the beginning of 2019 // Did they turn out to be true?