It’s several months into lockdown now and we’re beginning to reach that point where we’ve exhausted our Netflix lists; watched all those DVDs on our shelves and recorded episodes that we were intending to (or am I dated for doing that still?). One resource which I don’t think is talked about enough is BBC iPlayer. […]
The best quotes from the feminist novel, The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer, exploring the themes of female friendship and mentorship, activism, family and relationships and personal growth.
The Female Persuasion Summary To be admired by someone we admire—we all yearn for this: the private, electrifying pleasure of being singled out by someone of esteem. But sometimes it can also mean entry to a new kind of life, a bigger world. Greer Kadetsky is a shy college freshman when she meets the woman […]
I finished The Lies of Locke Lamora earlier this week and quote honestly I’m currently in a book hangover because of it and haven’t successfully started on another since. In situations like these, what better way to spend time reminiscing over the book than by selecting some of my favourite quotes to share (other than […]
One of the reading challenges that I knew I wanted to participate in this year was the Year of the Asian Reading Challenge (a.k.a YARC), as I signed up last year, but unfortunately only in August so wasn’t able to get as stuck into it as I would have liked. (If you’re interested in knowing […]
I’ve taken a bit of a break from blogging over the last few months (for various reasons) and now that I’m back, I thought what better way to return than by setting out my goals for the new year (I know it’s late but it’s still January so I’ve decided that’s close enough to being […]