Books

A Discussion: how do e-books affect book aesthetics?

I really enjoyed the discussion post that I put up last week, so I thought why not keep the momentum going and do another. I actually have a bunch of titles sitting in my drafts folder, because whenever a topic pops into my mind I create a new post to come back to later. Today's… Continue reading A Discussion: how do e-books affect book aesthetics?

Books

A Discussion: Do you/should you keep books that you have no intention of re-reading?

It has been ages since I last did a discussion post and I'm so pleased to be bringing one to you today. Discussion posts are some of my favourite things to read from other bloggers, and they are always fun to write and chat about afterwards, so I do hope you enjoy reading this one!… Continue reading A Discussion: Do you/should you keep books that you have no intention of re-reading?

Books

Why I’m putting Les Misérables to one side…again

My parents gave me my copy of Les Misérables. It was going to be the book that I read to pass the time in between beginning Maternity Leave and having the baby. Well, Maternity Leave began in April 2019, and my daughter was born at the end of May 2019 and yet I didn't pick… Continue reading Why I’m putting Les Misérables to one side…again

Books · Interests

Which is better…one book at a time or multiple books at once?

My post today is inspired by when I went to pick up a book earlier on (yes I'm finally back reading again), and I realised that I am reading four books at the same time, which is the most I've ever had on the go at once. It made me think about how my reading… Continue reading Which is better…one book at a time or multiple books at once?

The everyday

Can an ambitious person ever be satisfied?

This is a question that I've often considered, but never managed to definitively answer. Usually my conclusion is no, an ambitious person will never truly be satisfied, but this isn't always where I end up. Sometimes I think otherwise. I suppose if I'm honest I don't know, and that is why I wanted to write… Continue reading Can an ambitious person ever be satisfied?