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Book Quotes #1: The Last Star by Rick Yancey

So on Thursdays, I am planning on posting three quotes from a book that I find particularly meaningful. Today I picked The Last Star by Rick Yancey, I read this book when I was in the middle of the ocean on a large sail boat this summer, so I felt particularly disconnected from society. Something… Continue reading Book Quotes #1: The Last Star by Rick Yancey

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Ten Books on My Fall TBR: Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme by The Broke and the Bookish, where they  present the community with a topic and everyone posts their top ten favorites. You can read more about it here. This week is the Ten Books on My Fall To-Be-Read. Leah’s Fall TBR: How To Hang A Witch by Adriana Mather… Continue reading Ten Books on My Fall TBR: Top Ten Tuesday

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Moving on in Writing

I am one of those people that does not let things go. I hold on until the last possible second because I am always always always scared that losing something means never getting it back. This is true when it comes to my writing as well. Today I made the decision to set aside the… Continue reading Moving on in Writing

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Feminism: Modern Culture Edition

I find it strange when people tell me that they are not a Feminist, but believe in the equality of the sexes. Mostly become these two are synonymous. If you are a Feminist, you believe that everyone should have the same rights. It’s especially shocking for me when woman don’t want to be associated with… Continue reading Feminism: Modern Culture Edition

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Literature Thoughts: The Eloquent Prose Writing Style

One of the popular writing styles in Young Adult Literature right now is this poetic prose with its flourishing language that make everyday experiences seem beautiful. It’s more poem-like than normal fiction making the experience of reading it almost spiritual. I am personally a big fan of this writing style, so I wanted to create… Continue reading Literature Thoughts: The Eloquent Prose Writing Style

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Ten Books I Wish Would Be Tv Shows: Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme by The Broke and the Bookish, where they give you a topic and you post your top ten favorites. You can read more about it here. This week is the TV Show themed. So I’m going to do which books I think should be TV shows. Leah’s Ten Books… Continue reading Ten Books I Wish Would Be Tv Shows: Top Ten Tuesday

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How YA Romance Warps Perceptions of Relationships

Let me start off by saying that I am as guilty on this count as everyone else. I grew up consuming as much of the Teenage Eternal Love Story as humanly possible. I still do, but the difference now is that I understand that these types of hyper-relationships do not exist in real life, especially… Continue reading How YA Romance Warps Perceptions of Relationships