Tag: bookish chat

Bookish Chat : Escapism though reading!

Bookish Chat : Escapism though reading!

September 25, 2015 Book review 36

This bookish chat is inspired by the cartoon below and sorry the original source is unknown as it is something I saw on Facebook.  I tried to find it but drew a blank.  But back to the cartoon, it actually makes me feel a bit ranty!  But that’s probably because… Read more »

Bookish Chat : Common Traits in Bookworms

Bookish Chat : Common Traits in Bookworms

August 20, 2015 Bookish chat 26

A few years ago, I could count the number of bookworms in my life on one hand.  However since I discovered book blogs and became a blogger myself, I find myself happily surrounded by them.  And quirky habits that I thought were unique to me turn out to be universal… Read more »

5 tips to DIY a blogging retreat!

5 tips to DIY a blogging retreat!

August 6, 2015 Blogging 33

I was always envious when I saw authors tweeting about writing retreats.  The idea of a time out to indulge your passion sounds like bliss to me.  But I’m not an author, I don’t have the spare funds for a fancy retreat and I don’t really have the time either…. Read more »

Bookish Chat: Why do you read?

Bookish Chat: Why do you read?

June 25, 2015 Bookish chat 33

Reading is so much a part of my life that I rarely stop to think about why I read.  It’s as natural as breathing air for me and a book within hands reach is my equivalent of a comfort blanket.  But lately a friend asked me why I read so… Read more »

Bookish Chat : But isn’t it fiction?

Bookish Chat : But isn’t it fiction?

June 17, 2015 Bookish chat 37

So it seems like the longest time since I had bookish discussion around here and I have no clue why that is.  I love to chat about all things literary and whenever I’ve had a discussion in the past, it has generated some great comments that really got me thinking…. Read more »