"Depression: a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest." Unfortunately, today I have bad news: I do not have a book review to post. I'm sorry and while I know that I don't necessarily need to justify my lack of book review for a Monday, I feel like I should give … Continue reading Depression.
“So many books, so little time.” - Frank Zappa. Unfortunately, due to the many books on my bedside table I haven't actually bought many books this month. However, I couldn't help, but buy a few. The few I bought includes: The Odyssey by Homer. Landline by Rainbow Rowell. I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson. Me … Continue reading August Book Haul.
“Never laugh at live dragons, Bilbo you fool!" he said to himself, and it became a favourite saying of his later, and passed into a proverb. "You aren't nearly through this adventure yet," he added, and that was pretty true as well.” - J.R.R. Tolkien. It is the end of August and I feel like I … Continue reading August Favourites.
“Lipstick is really magical. It holds more than a waxy bit of color - it holds the promise of a brilliant smile, a brilliant day, both literally and figuratively.” - Roberta Gately. The first thing I want to point out about this post is that this will be my first makeup review. I write reviews for … Continue reading Revlon Ultra HD Lipstick.
Last night I decided that it was time for something new: a new theme. I know I have only had my previous theme for about four months, but I was never too fond of it because it wasn't as easy to navigate as I wanted, nor did it have the colours I particularly wanted on … Continue reading Blog Updates.
“A half-read book is a half-finished love affair.” - David Mitchell. The theme for this week's Nail Art Wednesday is half nail, nail art. This is because sometimes when I want to do a design on my nail I either do not want to cover the whole nail, or I want both halves of the nail to … Continue reading Half Nail, Nail Art.
“Sooner or later we all discover that the important moments in life are not the advertised ones, not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the great goals achieved. The real milestones are less prepossessing. They come to the door of memory unannounced, stray dogs that amble in, sniff around a bit and simply never … Continue reading One Hundred!
A little while ago I was nominated for the Beautiful Blogger Award by the lovely Emily from Tumbling into Wonderland. Thank you so much for the award, everyone should definitely check out her blog, especially if you are interested in books. The Beautiful Blogger Award is for those blogs that are creative, original and add … Continue reading Beautiful Blogger Award.
"Problems always start long before you really, really see them." - Gillian Flynn. After reading Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn last year and loving it, I knew I had to read some of her other books. I never used to read many crime books, but I absolutely love them and definitely need to buy more. Sharp Objects … Continue reading Review: Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn.
"Son, the greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world there was only one of him." - Marconi from John Dies at the End. David Wong is the pseudonym of Jason Pargin. David Wong is also a character in John Dies at the End and is our narrator. This book is a mixture of genres; … Continue reading Review: John Dies at the End by David Wong.