20 and new to the dating scene. Daunting, to an introvert who has a barely-there social life and a spare invisibility cloak handy for the rare, must-do social event. (Just kidding. I have this unique ability to slip away from group discussions unnoticed and thus become "invisible") Getting back from my social anxiety and to… Continue reading Aziz Ansari introduces me to Modern Romance
I was scrolling through my GoodReads feed before writing a review of this book. And that's when a major FOMO feeling came over me. Am I the last person in my friend / book reviewers circle to read Animal Farm? Why did I wait so long to read this masterpiece!? I had read 1984 last year… Continue reading Animal Farm by George Orwell
I read The Hunger Games series at the age of seventeen. I read the books first, and then watched the movies. The basic concept of the book blew my mind away. Competing tooth and nail to stay alive? With competitors who are equally interested in staying alive, but way more competent in their own fields?… Continue reading How Katniss Everdeen made me feel better about myself
I was tagged for this #booktag on Instagram by @aesthetically_booked. The tag is pretty simple: All you need to do is list down the various questions you, a bookworm, would ask people when you meet them for the first time. (At least that's how I interpret it.) Here are the questions the bookworm in me… Continue reading Questions Bookworms Ask Tag! #bookishtags
My challenge for 2017 was 50 books. 50 books that I had not pre-selected or vetted for reviews. 50 books that I picked up, read, enjoyed (some DNF-ed, but that's okay). And today, at the end of the year, I can proudly say that I have finished reading 75 books this year! To prove to… Continue reading Bookish wrap-up 2017!