That Autumn Feeling

The dark season is finally upon us! It’s the season of colours and shadows, cold mornings and warm beds, haunted houses and cheerful firesides. I cannot properly articulate how much I love this time of year. I can still remember myself getting excited over the prospect of going back to school, brimming with brand new […]

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Autumn Anticipations

“And all at once, summer collapsed into fall.” -Oscar Wilde My favourite season is finally here! Even though it is still stifling hot here, I instantly get in the mood for dark books, scary films and warm cups of coffee as soon as Autumn starts. I have already started buying trench coats and cosy sweaters […]

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What books have taught me

There is always something new to learn from a book, be it a life lesson, a personal revelation or a new word to add to your vocabulary. Literature has been my main source of comfort and support throughout my life and I am forever grateful for every book that I’ve read, even the ones that […]

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Summer Classicsathon Diary

The lovely Lucy from @lucythereader [both on Youtube and Instagram] hosts a summer readathon that focuses solely on classics.  The only challenge for this year was to read at least one classic during the month of August. I am happy to say that I managed to read more than one and enjoyed most of them! […]

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How can I sleep without thinking?

How many times have you laid down in your bed, staring at the streetlight patterns on your ceiling while willing yourself to sleep? How many times have you spent nights going over things you have done in the past, worrying over what might happen in the future or feeling a wave of melancholy flooding your […]

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What am I reading this summer?

Even though I’ve been working a full-time job these last couple of years, summer still brings with it that sense of anticipation and excitement, reminiscent of long holidays without school, days spent at the beach with my family and having all the time in the world to do whatever I want. It is difficult to […]

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Spring Smiles

Bad days are a part of life. What makes them worse though is how you perceive them. If you spend said days constantly grumbling and complaining, then you will definitely miss the silver lining. I admit that I’m not the best person to deal with negative situations and there are days when even my incessant […]

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