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February 2019 Reading Wrap-Up

FEBRUARY 2019 READING WRAP UP    Hey everyone! How's your February? Was it a good reading month? February is my birth-month and I was able to read five books that really highlighted my overall mood in reading.Books I didn't enjoyThere are two books in my TBR list that...

January 2019 Reading Wrap-Up

JANUARY 2019 READING WRAP UP    Hey everyone! How's your January? Was it a good reading month? Since January is the first month of every new years and I swore to read more books this year, this month was a blast. I read six books in totalBooks I didn't enjoyTwo of the...

How To Finish More Books

HOW TO FINISH MORE BOOKS   Reading is not a marathon but it is very addicting that it makes you feel like you’re not reading enough in this short life that we have. That’s when finishing more books in a shorter amount of time comes in handy. I finish four to six books...

How I Annotate Books

HOW I ANNOTATE BOOKS  Hey, everyone! Since I started exhibiting some story highlights about the books I’ve read this year on Instagram, I started getting DMs about how I annotate books. I’ve been debating over whether to post this as an IG story or as a blog. But...

Reading Wrap-Up | 2018

READING WRAP UP OF 20182018 was not a good reading year for me. If you've read my blog posts, 2018 Highlights or 2018 Favourites, you will know that last year was a bumpy ride. It was a transitional year for me to even settle in my room and read the books I've been...

Books I Received Lately | Church Books

CHURCH BOOKS I RECEIVED LATELYToday, Sister Olivia Black of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints announced that she is going to be transferred tomorrow. As heartbreaking as it is because we all love her so much, she gave everyone a farewell hug and gave...

December Book Haul 2018

DECEMBER BOOK HAUL 2018As if this isn't already obvious, I have an obsession with secondhand, yellow-paged, library-scented novels because I'd like to think they're more poetic than the brand new ones. This December, I have another book haul for you guys. Can you...

July Book Haul 2018

JULY BOOK HAUL 2018Okay okay, we have eight books to go through so might as well grab some snacks before we dive right in. Nah, I'm not going to go through all of their synopsis.  Story Time Story time: Last Saturday, my roommates and I went to Vigan City, which is an...

T.L. Thornes is a writer residing in Ilocos Sur, Philippines. She was twelve when she started keeping drafts of her poems in composition notebooks. Since then, she has found an emotional outlet through writing. When she’s not writing, she can be found in the streets of her hometown, urbansketching, or in her room, writing songs and making art journals.

February 2019 Reading Wrap-Up

February 2019 Reading Wrap-Up

FEBRUARY 2019 READING WRAP UP    Hey everyone! How's your February? Was it a good reading month? February is my birth-month and I was able to read five books that really highlighted my overall mood in reading.Books I didn't enjoyThere are two books in my TBR list that...

January 2019 Reading Wrap-Up

January 2019 Reading Wrap-Up

JANUARY 2019 READING WRAP UP    Hey everyone! How's your January? Was it a good reading month? Since January is the first month of every new years and I swore to read more books this year, this month was a blast. I read six books in totalBooks I didn't enjoyTwo of the...