Literary Life: October in Review

What to say about October? A succession of busy nothings? – My bank balance would say otherwise. I discovered where I can buy Lime Crime makeup in the UK, which made for a rather excellent Friday. I also had a week off work – much-needed – and spent it mostly reading. It was wonderful, I rediscovered my reading groove. I’ve been watching a lot of Lewis lately (you may have noticed) and it is a ………

Literary Life: September in Review

If anyone could tell me where September went I would be incredibly grateful. I only wrote August’s roundup a moment ago. September has been a wonderful return to reading – especially in encountering the wondrous Elena Ferrante! Who, I have promoted to one of my favourite authors. I just need to buy all her books in paperback now, I read them all on Kindle. Oh, and let’s all take a moment to appreciate my Christmas, ………

Literary Life: August in Review

Highlight of my bookish August was meeting up with Charlie from The Worm Hole, we had a lovely day in Brighton walking around bookshops and (more so in my case) buying books. I feel as though I’ve done nothing to my blog last month, it was a bit of a summer break. I plan on getting back on track, and back on my blogging schedule as of now. Hi September, bring on jumpers and cosy book ………

Literary Life: July in Review

I’ve had a lovely month. Books, birthday, wedding, I feel invigorated (even with a horrible cold). Unfortunately, I just haven’t wanted to blog this month and, for the most part, writing anything here has been a struggle. I’m hoping that August will see me interested once more, although I suspect it will take the temperature to drop and the nights to darken before I am. If you came to this post via the home page, ………