Why I love history & historical fiction // ft. some recommendations

*cue Victorian British accent*

Good day dear bookish friends! Welcome back to my little corner. I hope you have some tea, because it would be a bore to read this without some! Add a little cookies too; don’t worry, I won’t tell anyone!

Today, I shall be speaking with you all regarding my love for historical fiction, a wonderful genre full of interesting stories, quaint times, and dazzling characters. I will also be enlightening you, as well as myself, on the problems of the past and why loving this genre may not necessarily be for you.

And of course, to wrap it all up, I shall share some lovely reads from these bygone eras that I think would warm your little hearts.

Let us begin, shall we?

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Reacting to my old…writing // aka embarrassment time! (TATMIAU pt. 1)

Hey there wonderful people and welcome back!! Today, I’m going to be reacting to my old writing from some years back that I wrote when I was around 10/11 years old.

This will be fun.

And by fun, I mean I’m going to die of embarrassment.

Before we get started, a big shout-out to Ash @ Starlight Strands for pretty much making me decide to do this! (Go check her out!! Her blog is gorgeous, her posts are amazing and hilarious, and I assure you that you will not be disappointed!!) I’d been thinking about writing a “reacting to my old…” series, and then I saw her post where she reacted to her past writing, so I decided to go ahead and just do it too.

And now, without further ado, let’s get started!

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Creating Bookish Mood-Boards // ft. my totally amateur attempts (part 1)

Hola!! Welcome back y’all! Hope you’re staying healthy and safe and finding ways to enjoy this quarantine/isolation.

Today, I’ll be sharing with you guys my attempts to make mood-boards.

Yes. Mood-boards. You know, those totally aesthetic and gorgeous boards that follow a certain theme and look so pretty and polished when made by other people? Yes, exactly. Those mood boards.

How did I even come up with the idea of trying to create one? How did it turn out?? What was my thought process that resulted in the below disasters???

Lol. Cause they are kind of disasters.

Continue reading to find out.

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