Category Archives: serious stuff

The Hate U Give

Hello everyone! It has been quite awhile since my last post, and lots of exciting things have happened, the most obvious being that I am officially done with high school! Summer break has been pretty great so far, needless to … Continue reading

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Another Brooklyn

Hello everyone! Senior year of high school is officially well underway (oh my goodness), and with it has come homework, thermos after thermos of tea, and lots of college talk (so much college talk). However, I am still trying to … Continue reading

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Skim

Hey everyone! Hope you all have had a lovely weekend, full of tea and sunshine and binge-watching clips of The Late Show (or is that just me?). Today’s book is Skim, by the amazing due of Mariko and Jillian Tamaki, … Continue reading

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Get in Trouble

Oh my goodness gracious, it’s a blog post! After quite the unofficial hiatus! But now that AP exams are done, sleep is more than just a figment of my imagination, and I am somehow a rising senior in high school … Continue reading

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My Favorite Books of 2015

Oh my god, it’s winter break. So much sleep. So much reading. It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Now that the year is drawing to a close, it seems only right to tally up some of the best … Continue reading

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White is for Witching

Hello again! I’m alive! I’m still reading! I haven’t totally fallen off the face of the earth! Quick general update: Things have been fairly busy/stressful around here since school started. I’m in my junior year of high school now, and … Continue reading

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An Ember in the Ashes

Hi everyone! Summer is finally upon us, which means a number of things–no homework! More ice cream! Trying not to melt in the all-consuming inferno that is summer heat! And more time for reading/blogging! Which is good, because I have … Continue reading

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