I'm a slut for good world building. If I were in said fictional world I'd probably be the nerd running from library to museum to the open market. I'd probably even get myself killed because of the dozens of souvenirs I believed were too important to let go of. When I saw the prompt for … Continue reading [Top Ten Tuesday] SIX FICTIONAL PLACES TO VISIT (and survive)
Blogging should be fun. There are no right way or wrong way to blog about books. Whether your avenue is WordPress, Youtube, Instagram, or even Twitter, your platform is yours. With bookstagram there have been recent opinions about the presentation of books. Or rather, the lack of book related content bookstagrammers have become accustomed to. … Continue reading [Belle’s Bookish Tales] HAS BOOKSTAGRAM BECOME SUPERFICIAL?
Ebooks have come under a lot of scrutiny; ebook readers are accussed of not being real bookworms and the reason for the death of the industry for physical books. The reasons for our betrayal is a list longer than my arm. The long held opinion that bookworms are only supposed to read paper and ink … Continue reading [Belle’s Bookish Tales] WHEN BUYING BOOKS BECOME A PRIVILEGE
So, this is more of a life update than a discussion but I do hope you'll still enjoy this. If you like reading things like this, I'll consider posting ones like this once a month. In this post I'll list out my classic books list for The Classics Club's Spin, then a short introduction to … Continue reading Camillea’s Life Update: The Classics Club challenge, NaNoWriMo, and Current Reads
When I began Camillea Reads, I did so with the intention of only blogging about literature. Before Camillea Reads, I was on Tumblr where I would write poetry and post a lot on issues of mental health, trauma, and rape. I consider them my advocacy and would often bring them into my writings; I thought … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Week – October ’17: Plans for a Mini Series + How You Can Join