2019 · Bookish · Creative Writing · Journal · Mental Health Monday · Mental Illness · Poem · Poetry · Through the Shattered Glass

Through the Shattered Glass #7 / #MentalHealthMonday

About the series : In case the title didn’t give it all, Through the Shattered Glass is going to be my Grey Journal. I am going to document my lowest, darkest moments in life. It is also a Journal, but it will only display my darkest days, perhaps even a bit about the aftermath. ************************************** A…… Continue reading Through the Shattered Glass #7 / #MentalHealthMonday

2019 · Book Writing... · Creative Writing · Debut Novel · Fantasy · Journal · Own Voices

Book Writing #3

What is Book Writing…? Click here to read all about this new blog series. Read the previous blog post of this series here. Where I have been It has been a while since I have updated you about my WIP. I didn’t stop writing after week 2, I actually won Camp Nano for the first time…… Continue reading Book Writing #3

2018 · 2019 · Book Review · Bookish · Cancer Rep · Debut Novel · Drug addiction Rep · Eric smith · Flux · Flux Books · Kati Gardner · Own Voices · YA

Book Review of Brave Enough- A raw, honest, heartbreaking, and beautiful story.

Blurb Teenager Cason Martin is the youngest ballerina in the Atlanta Ballet Conservatory. She never really had a choice of whether she learned to dance or not. Her mother, the conservatory’s artistic director, has made all the decisions in Cason’s life. But that’s about to change. Cason has been hiding an injury, and it’s much…… Continue reading Book Review of Brave Enough- A raw, honest, heartbreaking, and beautiful story.

#YARC · 2019 · Adult · Allison and Busby · Asian Rep · Bookish · Indie Authors · Inkyard Press · Kaitlyn Sage Patterson · Lydia Kang · New Adult · Pintip Dunn · Reading Challenge · Soho Teen · WOC · YA

Let us read more Asian Books! #YARC 2019 Signup + TBR

Can we just take a moment to appreciate the beauty of this banner?? CW is so talented!!! I saw a lot of my blogger friends signing up for YARC, so I did a bit of research and decided to accept the challenge! Let us celebrate Asian Authors and Asian Literature. #YARC2019 is a reading challenge…… Continue reading Let us read more Asian Books! #YARC 2019 Signup + TBR

2018 · 2019 · Asian Rep · Book Review · Bookish · Diversity · Entangled Teen · Lydia Kang · Own Voices · Romance · Sci-Fi · YA

Book Review Of Toxic- A very unique Sci-Fi thriller that dwells on one’s troubling cogitations & showcases brilliancy when it comes to world-building.

Blurb Hana isn’t supposed to exist. She’s grown up hidden by her mother in a secret room of the bioship Cyclo until the day her mother is simply gone – along with the entire crew. Cyclo tells her she was abandoned, but she’s certain her mother wouldn’t leave her there to die. And Hana isn’t…… Continue reading Book Review Of Toxic- A very unique Sci-Fi thriller that dwells on one’s troubling cogitations & showcases brilliancy when it comes to world-building.

2019 · Book Review · Bookish · Contemporary · Diversity · Eric smith · Fantasy · Fiction · Flux · Flux Books · Own Voices · YA

Book Review of The Girl and the Grove- A heartfelt Urban Fantasy that explores environmental activism, acceptance, family, and friendship!

Blurb Teenager Leila’s life is full of challenges. From bouncing around the foster care system to living with seasonal affective disorder, she’s never had an easy road. Leila keeps herself busy with her passion for environmental advocacy, monitoring the Urban Ecovists message board and joining a local environmental club with her best friend Sarika. And…… Continue reading Book Review of The Girl and the Grove- A heartfelt Urban Fantasy that explores environmental activism, acceptance, family, and friendship!

Creative Writing · Journal · Mental Health Monday · Mental Illness · Thinking out Loud · Through the Shattered Glass

Thinking Out Loud #2 / Mental Health Monday:​ Is the term Self-Care being exploited?

Today’s Thinking Out Loud blog post is here to extend what my ” Through the Shattered Glass” series talks about.   In TTSG, I usually only discuss my personal experiences with mental health. Today on TOL, I want to start an ongoing conversation about something mental health-related, self-care. A couple of days ago, I came across…… Continue reading Thinking Out Loud #2 / Mental Health Monday:​ Is the term Self-Care being exploited?

Book Review · Bookish · Dystopian · Entangled Teen · Pintip Dunn · Romance · Sci-Fi · SFF · YA

Book Review of Star-Crossed: A storyline that is very unique and weird and a bit hard to swallow.

Blurb Princess Vela’s people are starving. Stranded on a planet that lacks food, Vela makes the ultimate sacrifice and becomes an Aegis for her people. Accepting a genetic modification that takes sixty years off her life, she can feed her colony via nutrition pills. But her best friend is still getting worse. And she’s not…… Continue reading Book Review of Star-Crossed: A storyline that is very unique and weird and a bit hard to swallow.

2019 · Bingo · Book Review · Bookish · Depression · Diversity · Edgar Award Nominee for Best Young Adult · Emi Ali · Laurie Halse Anderson · Mental Illness · MHBingo · Muslim · New Adult · Own Voices · Penguin Books · Wrap Up · YA

Mental Health Book Bingo 2019 Wrap Up #MHBB

  My most anticipated month of the year has come and gone; unfortunately, I failed to make the best of it because my mental health sucked big time. Being a part of this amazing team and seeing other people join #mhbb definitely made have a couple of highlights while I was stuck in thy gloomy cave.…… Continue reading Mental Health Book Bingo 2019 Wrap Up #MHBB