Bookish Pet Peeves: Annoying Tropes Edition

As much as I love and cherish books, there are so many awful tropes out there that make me question why I’m reading said books in the first place. Now I need to point out that certain tropes can make quite an interesting story…but not if every single book being published is using it, with […]

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Spring TBR

“It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.”  ― Rainer Maria Rilke It is now officially Spring. The fields are parsley-green. A host of daisies scatter the meadows. The air is rich with the smell of flowers and mown-grass. After it’s slumber, the world feels young, lush and beautiful again. […]

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Beauty and the Beast // Book Tag

I was tagged by the lovely audreywritesabroad for the Beauty and the Beast Book Tag –  perfect timing since the movie adaptation is now in theatres! I cannot wait to see it…and I’m especially looking forward to see the magnificent library that I have dreamt about since I was a kid! So thank you so much Audrey! […]

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Review || Eighteen Years- Madisen Kuhn

Eloquent || Honest || Inspiring  After reading Milk & Honey and The Princess Saves Herself in This One [two wonderful books I have to say], I realised that poetry is truly the ultimate remedy for your soul and after experiencing it, I knew that I couldn’t live without it. So I bought myself a copy of Eighteen Years […]

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KAZ BREKKER // A Playlist

Kaz Brekker. Dirtyhands. Lieutenant of the Dregs.  My all-time favourite character deserved a playlist. So that’s what I did. May these songs call out to the words on those red-tainted pages and make him materialise next to me ….oh how I wish…. Human // Rag’n’Bone Man Ain’t No Grave // Johnny Cash Beat The Devil’s Tattoo // […]

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2017 Book Releases

It’s a new year, which means a plethora of new books to look forward to, ready to indulge our literary fancies. So I have made a list of my most anticipated book releases that have given me something to look forward to this year. Honestly this year does not disappoint and that’s just from reading […]

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~Waltzing through Winter

Kindling Wood // Winter Playlist: Skinny Love // Bon Iver T.B.D. // Hanging Valleys Down in the Valley // The Head and the Heart Early Morning Fog // Jacob Shea, Jasha Klebe Ends of the Earth // Lorn Huron Outerspace Mover // Tom Rosenthal Dead Sea // The Lumineers Tiger Striped Sky // Roo Panes […]

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