Books

Are book covers important, or is it only the story that matters?

This is a question that I have been thinking about lately. Not long ago I would have said with absolute certainty that the cover of a book is not at all important and it is only the words inside that matter. But then I created my profile on Instagram and things started to change. I discovered… Continue reading Are book covers important, or is it only the story that matters?

Books

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry: a book that had a lasting impact on me

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry: a young adult novel by Mildred D. Taylor. Have you read it? If so, take a moment and think about what, (if anything) it meant to you. If you haven't then take a moment to do a quick search to get your hands on a copy, because, in my… Continue reading Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry: a book that had a lasting impact on me

The everyday

Early twenties versus late twenties. What’s changed? What’s stayed the same?

I'm 29. My birthday was at the end of February so yes, I am well into my final year of my twenties and fast approaching my thirtieth birthday. I was thinking about this recently and it got me considering ways in which I am different now to how I was in my early twenties. I… Continue reading Early twenties versus late twenties. What’s changed? What’s stayed the same?