I was kindly provided with an e-arc of this book via NetGalley. Goodreads Definition: From a celebrated activist and spoken-word performer comes a debut poetry collection that takes readers on an empowering, lyrical journey through being a woman in today's society, exploring issues like suicide, sexual assault, self-image, and healing. Aija Mayrock published her first… Continue reading Review: Dear Girl
In honour of women's history month, I wanted to share with you a poem I wrote after studying the suffragettes a few years ago. I like going through old poems and finding which ones I can share with you guys. I share them as I find them, but often sharing them makes me want to… Continue reading Who Said It Was Over?
This week I'm taking part in WWW Wednesday, it is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. There are just three questions to answer: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you'll read next? What are you currently reading? Autoboyography by Christina Lauren… Continue reading WWW Wednesday
I'm not sure if people are still doing this, but it's been a while so I wanted to do it again. WWW Wednesday is hosted by Taking on a World of Words. There are just three questions to answer: What are you currently reading? Heartstopper Volume Three by Alice Oseman and Clockwork Prince by Cassandra… Continue reading WWW Wednesday
I was kindly provided with an e-arc of this book via NetGalley. Break Your Glass Slippers by Amanda Lovelace is Lovelace's latest poetry book due to come out 17th March 2020. Before I get into the review; Lovelace provided some trigger warnings at the beginning of the book that I wanted to share at the… Continue reading Break Your Glass Slippers Review
I'd like to share another poem with you guys today. This is another one that I wrote while in my second year of university and I have revisited recently. Dark Nights Lying on my back, weight on my chest. You’re in my head again Six months and zero contact. Yet you’re there. Buried In my… Continue reading Dark Nights
Hi! I'm not sure whether people want me to introduce the poem this way, but I feel a little silly just posting a poem (especially a three line one) with nothing else. Lately, I've been feeling as if my thoughts are poetry. Which now that I type it sounds a little pretentious, but it is… Continue reading Haiku
Hi! I've been feeling like it is time for me to start sharing some of my poetry online. I wrote this one as part of my university project in my second year. I was feeling a little home sick being 170 miles away from home. I have edited it slightly since submitting it two years… Continue reading Home is a Confusing Place