Happy Thursday, Happy October & Happy FALL, book friends! I know, I know. It has been so long since I've written up a blog post. And it's definitely the same excuse as always--work has been keeping me busy! Along with all of my singing obligations, of course. If you aren't a regular visitor of my … Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday | Lengths of book reviews
Happy Monday, book friends. Can you believe it's already August? Our library Summer Reading Program is finally winding down to a close (a little earlier this year) and I feel like I can relax a bit until September comes around. Although I've finished school, mentally I'm still on the same schedule, so September feels like … Continue reading Reviews | The Right Swipe by Alisha Rai & The Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams
So, I have a lot of feelings regarding the depiction and representation of Asians in both media & literature. If you're interested in gaining more insight into this topic (and you should), I came across this really great article on vice.com by Filipina journalist Bettina Makalintal through her twitter: Hollywood Doesn't Fully Represent Asian Americans Yet. … Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday | Asian Representation in American Media & Literature
Happy Tuesday, bloggers. We experienced a surprisingly intense storm last night. Quite a number of areas throughout town lost power, and so the library was extra busy today since so many came in just to charge devices or get work done. Literally all of our tables were filled with people! Unfortunately, the public WiFi was … Continue reading Top Five Tuesday | P-Q-R-S-T Titles
Happy Monday, book lovers. I'm here with my my first ever Goodreads Monday post. Thanks to Susanlovesbooks for introducing me to this weekly meme! Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme hosted by Lauren’s Page Turners . To participate, you simply choose a random book from your TBR and show it off. Don’t forget to check out her blog and link back to Lauren’s Page Turners and … Continue reading Goodreads Monday #1
SEVEN YEARS AGO We parked our cars at Overlook Point. The hills surrounding our little town were so small that it would've been more accurate to call it Mosquito Bite Point, where the hill was barely big enough to see over my uncle's bald spot, let alone the school that blocked most of the view. … Continue reading First Line Friday #1
Happy Wednesday, friends. I hope everyone has been doing well! March and April were exceptionally busy for me this year, so I haven't had a ton of time to read or update my blog and bookstagram. Since the last time I posted... Easter happened. Lent and Holy Week leading up to Easter Sunday is always … Continue reading Updates | Jasmine got a new job!