Shadowhunters & Queer Couples

I recently started rewatching Shadowhunters because I deserve that joy in my life, and I have been obviously most excited about getting to watch Magnus & Alec fall in love again. As I’m drafting this, I just got to their first meeting, and Alec is all flustered after being such a grouchy old man for…

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TTT: Bad Tropes Done Well

Gonna be real with you, some of these tropes are definitely not bad, they’re just overused, and they’ve gotten a kind of oh here we go again connotation in my head, so that’s why I’m attributing bad to it. I also love this week’s topic on Meeghan Reads for the month of tropes, too, because…

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TTT: Tropes I Dislike

Welcome back for another week of tropes! Meeghan Reads is hosting this week’s top ten topic, and it’s all about tropes this month, though this week is specifically ones that I don’t like, and I feel like these are all going to be expected? I’m pretty loud about what I don’t like in books, and…

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TTT: Bookish Pet Peeves

This was meant to be a bit more light-hearted than it actually is, but, by about the third one, I was feeling some kind of vibe, so while there are some regular pet peeves for this week’s That Artsy Reader Girl topic, there are also some will burn it all down pet peeves in here,…

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Tag: Mid-Year Freak Out

Yes, everyone in the world is doing this tag right now, and it definitely gave me a mid-year complete panic when I was looking through others, which of course meant that I had to share that panic with you! I’ve seen a lot of people do it, but the most recent one (at the time…

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The Great TBR Challenge

Okay, here’s the deal. At the end of May, I talked about why I occasionally do book buying bans and how they’re actually really helpful for me. At the beginning of this year, I threw away my handwritten TBR list that was organized chronologically by when I’d bought something. It was bringing me a lot…

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Tomes I Want to Read

I have been vibing fantasy tomes lately. I definitely go through phases where I just want some light fantasy and end up reading four Shadowhunters in a row, or I just can’t stand the thought of trying to figure out a magic system, so I swallow a heaping pile of contemporaries. But lately? I don’t…

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