The Anonymous Bookaholics Tag

Hello, my darlings! I hope you’re all having/had a wonderful day! I recently saw Shawshank from Void If Removed do the Anonymous Bookaholics Tag, and it made me want to tag along — get it? (I’m so sorry for the terrible puns, but I simply cannot help myself). Honestly, I’ll find any excuse to talk about books and how much I love them, because why … Continue reading The Anonymous Bookaholics Tag

ETSU’S Virtual Milton Marathon (Nov. 19) | experience Paradise Lost all in one day

My dear friends, my amazing and incredible alumni is hosting the Milton Marathon, an all-day reading of John Milton’s Paradise Lost, tomorrow (Nov. 19) from 8am – 8pm! (Or whenever they finish reading the entirety of the poem). And the best part? You don’t need a Facebook account to watch! Join ETSU’s 2020 Milton class, as well as myself and others, to chat and experience … Continue reading ETSU’S Virtual Milton Marathon (Nov. 19) | experience Paradise Lost all in one day

The Realities of a Mood Reader | books i need to finish

Hello, my loves! I’m back yet again after a long break — I promise I can explain. Life has been stressful and busy, and my mental health hasn’t been the best. I wasn’t reading anything, and what I did read was never consistent (as you’ll see in a moment). I felt like I had nothing to write about!, and I ended up falling into a … Continue reading The Realities of a Mood Reader | books i need to finish

BABY | a poem

TW: sexual abuse BABY I love you, baby.  You say as I undress.  Naked and open is the only way you’ll stay.  I comply in exchange for some company.  Daydreams of us keep me hoping for happiness,  As my head is shoved deeper into your pillow.  Harder! Harder!  I moan,  Hardly realizing it’s only a cry for help.  Any attention is better than none, right?  … Continue reading BABY | a poem

Life Update | where I’ve been, what I’ve done, and what’s to come

Hello my darlings! Long time, no see. I hope you’re all doing wonderfully! I’ve taken a step back from my blog this past month, primarily from a stressful life and unsuccessful reading experience. As I’ve talked about in the past, I’ve been in a weird reading slump; half finishing books and never meeting my TBR goals. Even though I have finished quite a few memorable … Continue reading Life Update | where I’ve been, what I’ve done, and what’s to come