Prompt by Anthony @ Reading Forward: Winter Wonderland - It's a Snow Day! Now what? So a Snow Day is a day on which you don't have to go to school or work because it's snowing too much, right? I think my country just doesn't get cold enough for this, but it sounds wonderful to … Continue reading Winter Wonderland | Bookending Winter 2018
Dear Santa, I don't think we have met before. As a Dutch girl I am accustomed to write letters to your colleague Sinterklaas but I am excited for this chance to write to you today. I think I have been fairly good this year. I have been nice to a lot of people (not everyone … Continue reading Dear Santa… | Bookending Winter 2018
Hey all, This year I'm participating in the Bookending Winter 2018 event. Yay! I'm looking forward to a month full of prompts, bloghopping and christmassy vibes :). The event is hosted by Clo @ Book Dragons and Sam @ Fictionally Sam. There are so many different ways to participate in this event that I suggest you take a … Continue reading Bookending Winter 2018 & Tidyathon
Sometimes, I think my blog posts are way too serious. All of those poetry analyses and discussion posts, it's time for some more casual fun! (Don't get me wrong, I do LOVE poetry and discussions.) I liked this tag as soon as I saw it, and bookmarked it for a rainy day. The sun is … Continue reading You’re Not Good Enough Book Tag | Jane Austen Edition
This poem both stirs up an infuriating truth and makes the angry feminist inside my chest purr like a cat on a radiator. It's just so gratifying when a poet captures something you've been feeling in an eloquent and witty piece of art.
A few months ago I felt a sudden urge to read a classic. (My taste for them was quelled for a while, but apparently it does return some two years or so after completing one's English degree.) Fortunately, my love for books and my very well-read grandfather have supplied me with a decent collection (see … Continue reading Book | Halfway Into Vanity Fair (And A Bit Stuck)