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Hi everyone! I feel like I have a lot to tell you about so I wanted to do an update post!

Book Reveals

So for the past few weeks I have been sharing book reveals for upcoming books or re-releases and although I love supporting authors, I have decided to stop doing these. They take up a lot of time and I want to dedicate more time to my creative writing.

Creative Writing

I have wanted to be an author for a long time. I have tried finishing a book before and have yet to accomplish that but I want to keep trying! I was posting chapters on Wattpad but I decided to come off of there because I didn’t want to be thinking about how many views I was getting instead of the love for my story and working on finishing and improving it. I would also like to write more poems and short stories. I was trying to work out where to publish these and I think that I will submit to magazines and writing competitions but also post some of my work on my blog. I have a few creative writing books that I am working through at the moment (see my Instagram for the picture!). For a long time my writing motivation and inspiration disappeared and I feel that it is now starting to come back. I am hoping to stop it going away again! If you have any advice on how to prevent this let me know! I think that doing little writing exercises often might help.

Blog Posts

I haven’t been finishing many books lately but I recently had my birthday and I got some new books! I really want to get back into reading and posting book reviews because I love it so much. I am aiming to get into a routine which implements regular reading because I have been spending a lot of time on my blog and social media. I also want to post some small creative writing pieces and then just anything that I want to write about, such as mental health and writing.


I have an idea of a routine which includes working on my blog, writing, reading and then also playing games and possibly creating crafts and art. I have tried many different art forms in the past so I can never decide what to do! What kind of arts or crafts do you like?

I hope that you are all well and that you continue to enjoy my blog. Don’t forget you can follow me on Twitter, as well as Instagram too.


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