01/21/17 Women’s March: Book Rec’s to Continue the Conversation

Hello, fellow humans! So I don’t know about you, but I was so inspired by the Women’s Marches that took place across the world yesterday. So much so that I feel like today would be a great time to talk about feminism!

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Fave Character Aesthetics 2016

Happy (belated) New Year! I’m officially coming out of my unofficial hiatus to tell you all about my favourite book characters of 2016! I was inspired by @mizgillianberry on Twitter to make aesthetic edits for each character (because I can never pass up an opportunity to make graphics!), which is why this is a few […]

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Losing NaNoWriMo: Why I Don’t Mind

It’s officially the last day of November, which means two things happen today: I declare that I didn’t win NaNoWriMo, because I wrote only 30k words I declare that I don’t care I lost NaNo, because I wrote freaking 30k words Long story short, I had a bit of an epiphany on Day 22. I went […]

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Bookish Destinations: The Penguin Shop

Hello all! This is a new ongoing feature in which I’ll be sharing some book-related places I’ve visited, and I’m calling it (oh so creatively, I know) Bookish Destinations! Yesterday I went to the new Penguin Shop in Toronto, which was opened in late August. It’s such a clever little space! The shop couldn’t be more […]

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Bookish Halloween Instagram Captions

We all know that the hardest part of Instagram (if you can even call it that) is thinking of the perfect caption. But being as versed in the bookish arts as we are, why not turn to book quotes to solve all your caption woes? I was inspired by this post, by Rya (@RyaMarrelli) over at The […]

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DIY Book Quote Bunting

A few weeks ago I was browsing Pinterest (as I often do) and I came across a pin of quote bunting, and I thought to myself (as I often do): I could do that. I’m fairly crafty to begin with, but this ended up being even easier than I’d imagined! It is time consuming, I’ll […]

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My Top 10 Favourite Jane Austen Adaptations

If you’re not an Austen fanatic like me, you might not know that Bridget Jones’s Diary is an adaptation of Pride & Prejudice! The third movie in the series (trilogy?), Bridget Jones’s Baby, comes out in theatres today! Although I think it’s safe to say that the franchise has moved away from anything Austen probably would have […]

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Things I Love About Canada (#SFATW September)

Souvenirs From Across the World is a feature created by Marie @¬†Drizzle and Hurricane Books! It was created so all of us bloggers could get more acquainted with one another, sharing “our countries, cities, cultures, traditions, writers, authors” through blog posts, and then (if you want to) getting paired with another blogger and sending one […]

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Is it Canadian?

I wasn’t going to post this today. I was going to write something else, comfortable in the knowledge that I knew (probably) what I was talking about. But then I went on Twitter today, and I came across¬†a topic of much debate in my circles, one that I’ve danced around for a long time. So […]

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Books Mentioned in Other Books

So there you are, merrily reading a book, you turn the page, and suddenly a great thing happens: maybe a character starts talking about an author, or you see a quote from a poem at the beginning of a chapter, maybe the book itself is based off an idea that originates from another book. It’s moments like […]

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