2018 · Adult · African Literature · Book Tag · Bookish · Children's Book · Chronic Pain Rep · Contemporary · Curiosity-Quills · Diversity · Entangled Teen · Eric smith · Farrar, Straus, and Giroux ( FSG) · HMH Books for Young Readers · Kim Savage · LGBTQIA · Lisa Brown Roberts · Lydia Kang · magic · Mental Illness · New Adult · Own Voices · Pintip Dunn · Rachel Hartman · Retellings · Sci-Fi · SFF · Steam Punk · Top # in # · Top 18 in 2018 · Tyrolin Puxty · WOC · YA

Top 18 in 2018: Awesome Books I Read in 2018

I really enjoyed working on this annual series last year, so I have decided to do it again for 2018. Today, I will be sharing with you my favorite 18 books that I have read this year. If you want to check my review for any specific title, then feel free to click on its…… Continue reading Top 18 in 2018: Awesome Books I Read in 2018

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

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?

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

Bingo · Bookish · Mental Illness · MHBingo · Neurodiversity · Own Voices

#mhbb: Mental Health Book Bingo TBR (2019)

We’ll be back this January for our 2nd Mental Health Book Bingo!!! We have two, new amazing hosts joining us this year: Jess @kfjblog Lili @UtopiaMind What is it? A Bingo read-a-thon for Mental health books that begins this January!!! Click here to know more about it + see our schedule! Follow us on Twitter and Instagram I…… Continue reading #mhbb: Mental Health Book Bingo TBR (2019)

2018 · Book Writing... · Bookish · Creative Writing · Depression · Diversity · I Graduated, Now What?! · Introduction · Journal · Mental Illness · Muslim · Poetry · Short Story · Thinking out Loud · Yes, I am a Muslim

Update-Thinking Out Loud #1: Where I have been & where I am going

Well hello there. I was supposed to post my review of Toxic by Lydia Kang, but it is getting pretty dark up there. my heart is racing when my body is idle, and my soul is sinking into this dark hole, while my body stays sitting on the shore.  A can of worms is now…… Continue reading Update-Thinking Out Loud #1: Where I have been & where I am going

2018 · Bookish · Diversity · Entangled Teen · Eric smith · Fantasy · Fiction · Flux · Flux Books · Lydia Kang · Mental Illness · Quotes I Devoured This Month · Romance · Sci-Fi · Thriller · Urban Fantasy · Wrap Up · YA

Quotes I Devoured This Month: Nov 2018

(A monthly wrap up with a twist.) P.S: I think I am finally over my reading & blogging slump, so more reviews and journal entries will be posted very soon. “Will I be a terrible person for feeling joy again? Custom says I should be sad. Sad for a long time. But I am tired,…… Continue reading Quotes I Devoured This Month: Nov 2018