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The Hush Hush Saga was one of my favorite series when I first began reading YA avidly. The paranormal ...
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The Hush Hush Saga was one of my favorite series when I first began reading YA avidly. The paranormal elements (angels!), the forbidden romance, the high school setting, it had everything I wanted in a book at the time! I owe so much to these older series that made me love so many cliches . I like ... The Hush Hush Saga was one of my favorite series when I first began reading YA avidly. The paranormal elements (angels!), the forbidden romance, the high school setting, it had everything I wanted in a book at the time! I owe so much to these older series that made me love so many cliches ๐Ÿ’›. I like that Iโ€™ve obviously grown as a reader but Iโ€™m so glad I have so many great feel good series as my foundation.
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One of many journal entries in my bullet journal <span class="emoji emoji2712"></span>๏ธ<span class="emoji emoji1f4d6"></span><span class="emoji emoji1f49b"></span>. Iโ€™ve been using a planner for my assignments ...
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One of many journal entries in my bullet journal ๏ธ. Iโ€™ve been using a planner for my assignments until I feel comfortable enough to possible switch back to my weekly spreads in my bullet journal. Until then, Iโ€™ve been updating it periodically with entries about my time at college. Swipe ... One of many journal entries in my bullet journal โœ’๏ธ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ’›. Iโ€™ve been using a planner for my assignments until I feel comfortable enough to possible switch back to my weekly spreads in my bullet journal. Until then, Iโ€™ve been updating it periodically with entries about my time at college. Swipe to see some fun pics of me and some yummy food!!
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The Darkest Star is my current read and Iโ€™m so excited about it! I loved the Lux series way back when ...
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The Darkest Star is my current read and Iโ€™m so excited about it! I loved the Lux series way back when so Iโ€™m glad that JLA is writing more books about her aliens . Iโ€™m so grateful to have gotten my hands on this ARC (Zakiya, ILY!!! @toborroworbuy). The Darkest Star releases on October 30 The Darkest Star is my current read and Iโ€™m so excited about it! I loved the Lux series way back when so Iโ€™m glad that JLA is writing more books about her aliens ๐Ÿ˜‹. Iโ€™m so grateful to have gotten my hands on this ARC (Zakiya, ILY!!! @toborroworbuy). The Darkest Star releases on October 30 โœจ๐ŸŒŒ๐ŸŒ”๐ŸŒŸ
hereโ€™s a peak at my dorm!! I took some photos of it today for a blog post where Iโ€™ll show a bit more of ...
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hereโ€™s a peak at my dorm!! I took some photos of it today for a blog post where Iโ€™ll show a bit more of my decor and my desk space. Iโ€™m pretty content with it but the only thing I donโ€™t like is that there isnโ€™t much natural light ๐Ÿค”. hereโ€™s a peak at my dorm!! I took some photos of it today for a blog post where Iโ€™ll show a bit more of my decor and my desk space. Iโ€™m pretty content with it but the only thing I donโ€™t like is that there isnโ€™t much natural light ๐Ÿค”.
Do you have a favorite animated movie? I love Beauty and the Beast, Monsterโ€™s Inc, Hercules, and ...
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Do you have a favorite animated movie? I love Beauty and the Beast, Monsterโ€™s Inc, Hercules, and Shrek. I love how timeless animated films feel. I could have watched it when I was 5 years old and love it just the same all these years later. // On a more personal note, Iโ€™m at college! Iโ€™ve moved in ... Do you have a favorite animated movie? I love Beauty and the Beast, Monsterโ€™s Inc, Hercules, and Shrek. I love how timeless animated films feel. I could have watched it when I was 5 years old and love it just the same all these years later. // On a more personal note, Iโ€™m at college! Iโ€™ve moved in and my classes started today. Iโ€™m starting to feel more comfortable here already. Iโ€™m planning a blog post that will recap my first week!
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๐ŸŒง๐ŸŒซ<span class="emoji emoji1f4d6"></span> // We finally got some rain in Texas these last few days. Its been pretty gloomy and Iโ€™ve been living ...
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๐ŸŒง๐ŸŒซ // We finally got some rain in Texas these last few days. Its been pretty gloomy and Iโ€™ve been living it. Today is officially my last day in TX for a couple of months as I leave early tomorrow morning for college. My emotions are a mix of being very curious, and a bit nervous. I feel like Iโ€™m as ... ๐ŸŒง๐ŸŒซ๐Ÿ“– // We finally got some rain in Texas these last few days. Its been pretty gloomy and Iโ€™ve been living it. Today is officially my last day in TX for a couple of months as I leave early tomorrow morning for college. My emotions are a mix of being very curious, and a bit nervous. I feel like Iโ€™m as introverted as they come and I tend to observe rather than participate when Iโ€™m in a new space. Itโ€™s kind of like my default setting? I just really hope I can find my place there!
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If I finished The Cruel Prince a few days ago and overall, I thought it was an okay book. I wasnโ€™t as ...
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If I finished The Cruel Prince a few days ago and overall, I thought it was an okay book. I wasnโ€™t as blown away by it like I thought Iโ€™d be BUT the ending piqued my interest so I know that Iโ€™ll pick up The Wicked King when it releases. I hadnโ€™t read a fantasy book in sooo long. I didnโ€™t think The Cruel ... If I finished The Cruel Prince a few days ago and overall, I thought it was an okay book. I wasnโ€™t as blown away by it like I thought Iโ€™d be BUT the ending piqued my interest so I know that Iโ€™ll pick up The Wicked King when it releases. I hadnโ€™t read a fantasy book in sooo long. I didnโ€™t think The Cruel Prince was amazing but it was fun reading about a different world. I started Eleanor Oliphant yesterday but I think Iโ€™m still in a fantasy mood. Definitely going to stare at my shelves for a bit to see what I feel like reading ๐Ÿ˜…
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I feel like Iโ€™ve really โ€˜rediscoveredโ€™ my love for reading this year. I mean I know I love reading ...
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I feel like Iโ€™ve really โ€˜rediscoveredโ€™ my love for reading this year. I mean I know I love reading and I really do make it a priority as a hobby but Iโ€™ve definitely had sometimes where it felt less fun. I remember reading CoLS and being SO SHOOK at the ending and how I couldnโ€™t wait for for City if ... I feel like Iโ€™ve really โ€˜rediscoveredโ€™ my love for reading this year. I mean I know I love reading and I really do make it a priority as a hobby but Iโ€™ve definitely had sometimes where it felt less fun. I remember reading CoLS and being SO SHOOK at the ending and how I couldnโ€™t wait for for City if Heavenly Fire to come out the following May. I was really into the TMI fandom at the time and the anticipation for the book to come out was so much fun. It was my first time really waiting for a book to release! 2014-2015 were just such great reading years for me that in 2016 nothing felt like it could live up to my prime reading days (save for ACOMAF). 2017 was better but so far 2018 has been great! Iโ€™ve just been in such a reading kick, and more in tune with new releases, and just EXCITED about books again. It may have something to do with me being posting different things on my insta that was /just books/ for so long. Whatever the reason, Iโ€™m really enjoying it ๐Ÿ˜Š.
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There are so many quotes I love in The Hate U Give. So many funny, relatable, and heart wrenching quotes. ...
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There are so many quotes I love in The Hate U Give. So many funny, relatable, and heart wrenching quotes. ๏ธ๏ธ๏ธIโ€™ve been tracking some of my favorite books Iโ€™ve read this year in this reading notebook. I think itโ€™ll be fun to read my thoughts at the end of the year. There are so many quotes I love in The Hate U Give. So many funny, relatable, and heart wrenching quotes. โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธIโ€™ve been tracking some of my favorite books Iโ€™ve read this year in this reading notebook. I think itโ€™ll be fun to read my thoughts at the end of the year.
Do you have a favorite rom-com? There are so many romantic-comedies I love. How to Lose A Guy in 10 ...
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Do you have a favorite rom-com? There are so many romantic-comedies I love. How to Lose A Guy in 10 Days is always a favorite of mine. I feel like nothing beats an early 2000s rom-com. There are still so many rom-coms I havenโ€™t seen since they released before I was born (lol) but I love discovering ... Do you have a favorite rom-com? There are so many romantic-comedies I love. How to Lose A Guy in 10 Days is always a favorite of mine. I feel like nothing beats an early 2000s rom-com. There are still so many rom-coms I havenโ€™t seen since they released before I was born (lol) but I love discovering films that โ€œnew to meโ€. It feels nostalgic of an era I never really knew haha. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”- And in relation to the picture: I loooove this book! Everyoneโ€™s been reading it and Iโ€™m so glad I picked it up last month. I havenโ€™t been able to stop thinking about it since I read it so I know Iโ€™m due for a reread. Itโ€™s the cutest thing ever and literally read like a rom-com. I canโ€™t wait to read more by Helen Hoang. ๐Ÿ’ž๐Ÿ’˜
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spent the day thrifting with my friend! I think the fact that I leave for college very soon is finally ...
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spent the day thrifting with my friend! I think the fact that I leave for college very soon is finally sinking in. All the preparation this summer didnโ€™t really feel real until now ๐Ÿค” spent the day thrifting with my friend! I think the fact that I leave for college very soon is finally sinking in. All the preparation this summer didnโ€™t really feel real until now ๐Ÿค”
Whatโ€™s your favorite 2018 release so far? For me, itโ€™s definitely The Kiss Quotient.
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Whatโ€™s your favorite 2018 release so far? For me, itโ€™s definitely The Kiss Quotient. Whatโ€™s your favorite 2018 release so far? For me, itโ€™s definitely The Kiss Quotient.
How to do you rate books?โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”-I just started ...
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How to do you rate books?โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”-I just started reviewing more books this year on my Goodreads. I donโ€™t really take notes while Iโ€™m reading, but I do tab some parts (or highlight if itโ€™s an ebook) so I can remember the parts I enjoyed or didnโ€™t ... How to do you rate books?โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”-I just started reviewing more books this year on my Goodreads. I donโ€™t really take notes while Iโ€™m reading, but I do tab some parts (or highlight if itโ€™s an ebook) so I can remember the parts I enjoyed or didnโ€™t enjoy. I think I started reading more critically in the last year or so. Before that I honestly only give a book a lower rating if I didnโ€™t like the writing style or found elements parts controversial/uncomfortable. Even if I really didnโ€™t like a book Iโ€™d still give it like three stars for an โ€œaverageโ€ rating. These days, I rarely give books five stars! Iโ€™ve learned so much more about literature and Iโ€™m able to look at a novel in a wholistic sense and pinpoint what it did or didnโ€™t do with its plot, characters, etc. Also, sometimes my rating are just visceral. Thereโ€™s based so much on emotion that I know what Iโ€™ll rate the book before Iโ€™m done reading it. Especially if itโ€™s by an author Iโ€™ve read a lot from and includes characters that I love. For example, Anna and the French Kiss is my all time favorite book that I reread every year. When I start it, I know that itโ€™s going to be a five star read for me.
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Basically all of my travel photos are from my time in Europe. I really hope I can visit again someday! ...
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Basically all of my travel photos are from my time in Europe. I really hope I can visit again someday! Paris was a dream. Basically all of my travel photos are from my time in Europe. I really hope I can visit again someday! Paris was a dream. ๐ŸŒ†
Oh how I cherish this book <span class="emoji emoji1f49d"></span>. Rainbow Rowell was able to capture so much of the introverted bookworm/writer ...
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Oh how I cherish this book . Rainbow Rowell was able to capture so much of the introverted bookworm/writer personality with Cathโ€™s character. I like that her thoughts are so blunt and sheโ€™s very observant. She doesnโ€™t like new places and tends to create a bubble around herself filled with ... Oh how I cherish this book ๐Ÿ’. Rainbow Rowell was able to capture so much of the introverted bookworm/writer personality with Cathโ€™s character. I like that her thoughts are so blunt and sheโ€™s very observant. She doesnโ€™t like new places and tends to create a bubble around herself filled with things sheโ€™s most comfortable with (so me!). Itโ€™s also just fun to read about characters that have a love for reading and writing and fandoms in general because itโ€™s so closely related to things that I enjoy.
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Do you have a hobby outside of reading? <span class="emoji emoji1f469"></span>๐Ÿพโ€<span class="emoji emoji1f4bb"></span> โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”- In the last month, ...
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Do you have a hobby outside of reading? ๐Ÿพโ€ โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”- In the last month, Iโ€™ve taken up knitting as hobby! It was quite random and actually had some supplies in my closet from years ago to make a scarf that I never started (lol). Iโ€™ve made myself two scarves, two hats, ... Do you have a hobby outside of reading? ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿพโ€๐Ÿ’ป
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In the last month, Iโ€™ve taken up knitting as hobby! It was quite random and actually had some supplies in my closet from years ago to make a scarf that I never started (lol). Iโ€™ve made myself two scarves, two hats, and three ear-warmer headbands as of yesterday. Itโ€™s been really relaxing and a fun way to spend my time this summer. Iโ€™ll probably make a blog post about it soon.
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Whatโ€™s the last book you finished? <span class="emoji emoji1f4d6"></span> โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” I finished the hating game ...
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Whatโ€™s the last book you finished? โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” I finished the hating game and it was pretty disappointing. Itโ€™d been recommended to me a few times but it didnโ€™t live up to hype for me. ๐Ÿ˜Ÿ Whatโ€™s the last book you finished? ๐Ÿ“–
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I finished the hating game and it was pretty disappointing. Itโ€™d been recommended to me a few times but it didnโ€™t live up to hype for me. ๐Ÿ˜Ÿ
The Hating Game is my current read <span class="emoji emoji1f4d6"></span><span class="emoji emoji2728"></span>. I made a fun unboxing video when it got this in the mail thatโ€™s ...
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The Hating Game is my current read . I made a fun unboxing video when it got this in the mail thatโ€™s on my IGTV! Iโ€™m about 200 pages in and Iโ€™m not loving it, but I do find some parts entertaining. The hate to love trope can sometimes be a hit or miss for me. The Hating Game is my current read ๐Ÿ“–โœจ. I made a fun unboxing video when it got this in the mail thatโ€™s on my IGTV! Iโ€™m about 200 pages in and Iโ€™m not loving it, but I do find some parts entertaining. The hate to love trope can sometimes be a hit or miss for me.
Do you have a good luck charm? <span class="emoji emoji2728"></span> I wouldnโ€™t say I have a good luck charm, but I do always wear this necklace ...
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Do you have a good luck charm? I wouldnโ€™t say I have a good luck charm, but I do always wear this necklace with my first initial on it as kind of a signature staple in my wardrobe. Same goes for my class ring! I just feel weird when I donโ€™t have them on ๐Ÿค”. Thank you @foreverromancebooks for sending ... Do you have a good luck charm? โœจ I wouldnโ€™t say I have a good luck charm, but I do always wear this necklace with my first initial on it as kind of a signature staple in my wardrobe. Same goes for my class ring! I just feel weird when I donโ€™t have them on ๐Ÿค”. Thank you @foreverromancebooks for sending me a copy of The Good Luck Charm by Helena Hunting that hits shelves on August 7th!! I havenโ€™t read a novel by her before but this one seems like something Iโ€™d enjoy. Hereโ€™s the synopsis: โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” Lilah isn't sure what hurt worse: the day Ethan left her to focus on his hockey career, or the day he came back eight years later. He might think they can pick up just where they left off, but she's no longer that same girl and never wants to be again.
Ethan Kane wants his glory days back. And that includes having Lilah by his side. With her, he was magic. They were magic. All he has to do is make her see that.
Just when Lilah might finally be ready to let him in, though, she finds out their reunion has nothing to do with her and everything to do with his game. But Ethan's already lost her once, and even if it costs him his career, he'll do anything to keep from losing her again
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Happy place <span class="emoji emoji1f4d6"></span><span class="emoji emoji2728"></span>. Whatโ€™s the last book you read that you werenโ€™t really a fan of? For me, itโ€™s Emergency ...
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Happy place . Whatโ€™s the last book you read that you werenโ€™t really a fan of? For me, itโ€™s Emergency Contact. It was on my radar for a while and I finally picked it up but I was pretty disappointed after finishing it. Happy place ๐Ÿ“–โœจ. Whatโ€™s the last book you read that you werenโ€™t really a fan of? For me, itโ€™s Emergency Contact. It was on my radar for a while and I finally picked it up but I was pretty disappointed after finishing it.
The Joy Luck club was the last book I read (and enjoyed) that I had to write a paper on. I know Iโ€™m going ...
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The Joy Luck club was the last book I read (and enjoyed) that I had to write a paper on. I know Iโ€™m going to be doing this a lot in college since I chose English as my major. So far, my thoughts on college are that I hope Iโ€™m able to adjust and find my niche. Iโ€™m a creature of habit and like routine, but ... The Joy Luck club was the last book I read (and enjoyed) that I had to write a paper on. I know Iโ€™m going to be doing this a lot in college since I chose English as my major. So far, my thoughts on college are that I hope Iโ€™m able to adjust and find my niche. Iโ€™m a creature of habit and like routine, but I know that I should try out new things while Iโ€™m away at school (hobbies, foods, etc) and learn to add them into my everyday life. Thatโ€™s all for my college chat!lol ๐Ÿ˜‚ Iโ€™ll definitely have updates on my blog throughout my first semester.
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Swipe to see my early 2000s look inspired by the colors on the Emergency Contact cover <span class="emoji emoji1f481"></span>๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ (brace ...
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Swipe to see my early 2000s look inspired by the colors on the Emergency Contact cover ๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ (brace yourself for the frosted lip gloss). My photo would be if Emergency Contact was set 10 years earlier and they used flip phones . Whatโ€™s an era you really like??? I love the 2000s and the 80s! Swipe to see my early 2000s look inspired by the colors on the Emergency Contact cover ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ (brace yourself for the frosted lip gloss). My photo would be if Emergency Contact was set 10 years earlier and they used flip phones ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ’ž. Whatโ€™s an era you really like??? I love the 2000s and the 80s!
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currently reading ๏ธ currently reading โ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ’›โœจ๐ŸŒผ
Tabbed books <span class="emoji emoji1f4d6"></span>. I love looking back at books Iโ€™ve tabbed either for school purposes or just because ...
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Tabbed books . I love looking back at books Iโ€™ve tabbed either for school purposes or just because the book had a lot of enjoyable scenes. Tabbed books ๐Ÿ“–. I love looking back at books Iโ€™ve tabbed either for school purposes or just because the book had a lot of enjoyable scenes.
Library <span class="emoji emoji1f497"></span> Happy Independence Day <span class="emoji emoji1f1fa1f1f8"></span>. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” I went to a street event yesterday ...
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Library Happy Independence Day . โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” I went to a street event yesterday to watch fireworks and for some reason they never started . Library ๐Ÿ’— Happy Independence Day ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” I went to a street event yesterday to watch fireworks and for some reason they never started ๐Ÿ˜….
July <span class="emoji emoji2600"></span>๏ธ<span class="emoji emoji1f349"></span><span class="emoji emoji1f352"></span><span class="emoji emoji1f4d6"></span>. Hereโ€™s my cover page for the month. I wonโ€™t be doing weekly spreads since I probably wonโ€™t ...
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July ๏ธ. Hereโ€™s my cover page for the month. I wonโ€™t be doing weekly spreads since I probably wonโ€™t really use so Iโ€™m just gonna go with the flow this month! July โ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ‰๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ“–. Hereโ€™s my cover page for the month. I wonโ€™t be doing weekly spreads since I probably wonโ€™t really use so Iโ€™m just gonna go with the flow this month!
Iโ€™d say happy Friday but it seems like all the days have just been blurring together this summer <span class="emoji emoji1f62d"></span>. ...
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Iโ€™d say happy Friday but it seems like all the days have just been blurring together this summer . I got this overall denim dress in the mail yesterday from @americanapparelusa and Iโ€™m obsessed with it!! Itโ€™s a closet staple that I can wear really during any season. Iโ€™d say happy Friday but it seems like all the days have just been blurring together this summer ๐Ÿ˜ญ. I got this overall denim dress in the mail yesterday from @americanapparelusa and Iโ€™m obsessed with it!! Itโ€™s a closet staple that I can wear really during any season.
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black was my last book purchase. I wasnโ€™t that interested in the concept ...
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The Cruel Prince by Holly Black was my last book purchase. I wasnโ€™t that interested in the concept until I saw more and more people raving about the book so I thought Iโ€™d give it a try. I rarely buy books on trend these days but Iโ€™m breaking my romance novel streak and will probably start this next ... The Cruel Prince by Holly Black was my last book purchase. I wasnโ€™t that interested in the concept until I saw more and more people raving about the book so I thought Iโ€™d give it a try. I rarely buy books on trend these days but Iโ€™m breaking my romance novel streak and will probably start this next ๐Ÿ˜….
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Seersucker in the summer <span class="emoji emoji1f499"></span>. Took this in 96 degree heat that felt like it was well over 100. Texas summers ...
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Seersucker in the summer . Took this in 96 degree heat that felt like it was well over 100. Texas summers ...๏ธ Seersucker in the summer ๐Ÿ’™. Took this in 96 degree heat that felt like it was well over 100. Texas summers ...โ˜€๏ธ
Here are some of my summer essentials <span class="emoji emoji2600"></span>๏ธ<span class="emoji emoji1f33b"></span><span class="emoji emoji1f352"></span>. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”- 1. My bullet journal (more for documenting ...
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Here are some of my summer essentials ๏ธ. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”- 1. My bullet journal (more for documenting and less for planning during the summer months) ๐Ÿ–Š 2. Sunnies because the sun is in full force ๏ธ 3. A book and a bookmark of course 4. Sandals! And of course some of my less glamorous ... Here are some of my summer essentials โ˜€๏ธ๐ŸŒป๐Ÿ’. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”- 1. My bullet journal (more for documenting and less for planning during the summer months) ๐Ÿ–Š
2. Sunnies because the sun is in full force โ˜€๏ธ
3. A book and a bookmark of course ๐Ÿ“–
4. Sandals!
And of course some of my less glamorous essentials are my laptop for all the binge watching I do, and my camera for taking all my insta pics ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿพโ€๐Ÿ’ป (P.S. take precaution reading the HTGAWM spread/review if you havenโ€™t watched season 4!)
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Confirmed: I cannot watch The Hate U Give trailer without crying <span class="emoji emoji1f62d"></span><span class="emoji emoji2764"></span>๏ธ. October canโ€™t come soon enough.
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Confirmed: I cannot watch The Hate U Give trailer without crying ๏ธ. October canโ€™t come soon enough. Confirmed: I cannot watch The Hate U Give trailer without crying ๐Ÿ˜ญโค๏ธ. October canโ€™t come soon enough.
This is a three week old spread back when I was pretty busy planning for orientation. Butttt now that ...
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This is a three week old spread back when I was pretty busy planning for orientation. Butttt now that itโ€™s officially summer Iโ€™m just using my journal to document my summertime memories before starting college in the fall ๏ธ. If you bullet journal, let me know how you use your journal during ... This is a three week old spread back when I was pretty busy planning for orientation. Butttt now that itโ€™s officially summer Iโ€™m just using my journal to document my summertime memories before starting college in the fall ๐ŸŒผโ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ“. If you bullet journal, let me know how you use your journal during your time off. SWIPE to see my yummy brunch from today ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿพ๐Ÿด
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Oldie from spring break but Iโ€™ve been craving an aรงaรญ bowl ๐Ÿคฉ Iโ€™ve been on a reading roll lately <span class="emoji emoji203c"></span>๏ธ. ...
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Oldie from spring break but Iโ€™ve been craving an aรงaรญ bowl ๐Ÿคฉ Iโ€™ve been on a reading roll lately ๏ธ. I finished two books in under a week (Hard Hitter and Bountiful) both my Sarina Bowen as ebooks. I find it funny how when Iโ€™m reading on my phone ppl automatically assume Iโ€™m scrolling through a social ... Oldie from spring break but Iโ€™ve been craving an aรงaรญ bowl ๐Ÿคฉ Iโ€™ve been on a reading roll lately โ€ผ๏ธ. I finished two books in under a week (Hard Hitter and Bountiful) both my Sarina Bowen as ebooks. I find it funny how when Iโ€™m reading on my phone ppl automatically assume Iโ€™m scrolling through a social media site or texting when really Iโ€™m smiling at my phone because I read a super cute scene in a book ๐ŸŒš
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Iโ€™m back in TX but sharing some photos taken while I was in NOLA ๐Ÿ“ธ. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” College ...
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Iโ€™m back in TX but sharing some photos taken while I was in NOLA ๐Ÿ“ธ. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” College orientation was quite the experience and got me really excited to start in the fall. Iโ€™m not much of a talker in large group settings (at least at first) but I was able to meet people like me which ... Iโ€™m back in TX but sharing some photos taken while I was in NOLA ๐Ÿ“ธ. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” College orientation was quite the experience and got me really excited to start in the fall. Iโ€™m not much of a talker in large group settings (at least at first) but I was able to meet people like me which was nice. Iโ€™m ready to just really relax this summer โ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ’
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Iโ€™m hosting a giveaway for this ARC of Mirage by Somaiya Daud <span class="emoji emoji2728"></span> Thank you @flatiron_books for the ...
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Iโ€™m hosting a giveaway for this ARC of Mirage by Somaiya Daud Thank you @flatiron_books for the ARC + Mirage pins. Mirage comes out August 28, 2018! Keep reading for details ๏ธ โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” HOW TO ENTER : 1. Must be following me (@cityofdeja) 2. Like this post 3. Comment ... Iโ€™m hosting a giveaway for this ARC of Mirage by Somaiya Daud โœจ Thank you @flatiron_books for the ARC + Mirage pins. Mirage comes out August 28, 2018! Keep reading for details โฌ‡๏ธ
โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” HOW TO ENTER :
1. Must be following me (@cityofdeja)

2. Like this post

3. Comment the last book you read

R U L E S :
1. enter only once (1)
2.no giveaway accounts
3. must be 18 years or older OR have parentsโ€™ permission
4. US only โ€ผ๏ธ The giveaway will go until June 30, 2018! Winner will be chosen through a random generator of usernames and I will send you a DM.

Synopsis โ€”โ€”โ€”
In a star system dominated by the brutal Vathek empire, eighteen-year-old Amani is a dreamer. She dreams of what life was like before the occupation; she dreams of writing poetry like the old-world poems she adores; she dreams of receiving a sign from Dihya that one day, she, too, will have adventure, and travel beyond her isolated moon.

But when adventure comes for Amani, it is not what she expects: she is kidnapped by the regime and taken in secret to the royal palace, where she discovers that she is nearly identical to the cruel half-Vathek Princess Maram. The princess is so hated by her conquered people that she requires a body double, someone to appear in public as Maram, ready to die in her place.

As Amani is forced into her new role, she canโ€™t help but enjoy the palaceโ€™s beautyโ€”and her time with the princessโ€™ fiancรฉ, Idris. But the glitter of the royal court belies a world of violence and fear. If Amani ever wishes to see her family again, she must play the princess to perfection...because one wrong move could lead to her death.
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I had a fun day in NOLA visiting my favorite local bookshop and trying out a new brunch spot (swipe ...
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I had a fun day in NOLA visiting my favorite local bookshop and trying out a new brunch spot (swipe for the yummy food ๐Ÿ˜›) I had a fun day in NOLA visiting my favorite local bookshop and trying out a new brunch spot (swipe for the yummy food ๐Ÿ˜›๐Ÿด)
Wishing I was back here ๐Ÿคฉ<span class="emoji emoji2600"></span>๏ธ.
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Wishing I was back here ๐Ÿคฉ๏ธ. Wishing I was back here ๐Ÿคฉโ˜€๏ธ.
I finished The Hate U Give this morning and just WOW. I donโ€™t know why it took me so long to pick up this ...
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I finished The Hate U Give this morning and just WOW. I donโ€™t know why it took me so long to pick up this book. I lived for every word and it meant so much to me to read about a black community. I laughed a lot and tabbed some of my favorite parts. Oddly enough, the bookโ€™s impact didnโ€™t really hit me until ... I finished The Hate U Give this morning and just WOW. I donโ€™t know why it took me so long to pick up this book. I lived for every word and it meant so much to me to read about a black community. I laughed a lot and tabbed some of my favorite parts. Oddly enough, the bookโ€™s impact didnโ€™t really hit me until the end and I just sat and sobbed for a good 10 minutes. I wrote a review on my goodreads (my username is dejajade) that talks more about my feelings toward the book. Representation matters so much. I canโ€™t wait for the film!
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Rom com and tv show spread from last week just because <span class="emoji emoji2728"></span><span class="emoji emoji2600"></span>๏ธ. I was rewatching Gilmore Girls but I forgot ...
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Rom com and tv show spread from last week just because ๏ธ. I was rewatching Gilmore Girls but I forgot how much I didnโ€™t like seasons 5-7 so I stopped and went back to Greyโ€™s Anatomy ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ Rom com and tv show spread from last week just because โœจโ˜€๏ธ. I was rewatching Gilmore Girls but I forgot how much I didnโ€™t like seasons 5-7 so I stopped and went back to Greyโ€™s Anatomy ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿพโ€โ™€๏ธ
Reminiscing about my time spent in Europe. Canโ€™t believe itโ€™s almost been two years!
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Reminiscing about my time spent in Europe. Canโ€™t believe itโ€™s almost been two years! Reminiscing about my time spent in Europe. Canโ€™t believe itโ€™s almost been two years!
Tuesday <span class="emoji emoji2728"></span>๐Ÿ“ธ โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” Iโ€™m going to my college orientation in exactly 5 days. How weird ๐Ÿค”. ...
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Tuesday ๐Ÿ“ธ โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” Iโ€™m going to my college orientation in exactly 5 days. How weird ๐Ÿค”. It still hasnโ€™t really hit me just yet. On another note, Iโ€™ve been seeing lots of BookCon post and it seems like a lot of fun. Iโ€™m thinking of making plans for next year... The closest Iโ€™ve ever been ... Tuesday โœจ๐Ÿ“ธ โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”
Iโ€™m going to my college orientation in exactly 5 days. How weird ๐Ÿค”. It still hasnโ€™t really hit me just yet. On another note, Iโ€™ve been seeing lots of BookCon post and it seems like a lot of fun. Iโ€™m thinking of making plans for next year... The closest Iโ€™ve ever been to NY was when I was stuck at the Newark, NJ airport for 5 hours two years ago lol. But a book event seems like a great reason to visit the big city. My theme is gonna be a little different from here on out. I jumped on the VSCO bandwagon and Iโ€™m in love with this filter ๐Ÿ’›
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I read ACOFAS the week of its release and I was happy to be reading about my favorite inner circle again. ...
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I read ACOFAS the week of its release and I was happy to be reading about my favorite inner circle again. The book doesnโ€™t really have a plot and doesnโ€™t introduce us to anything new in the world of Prythian but I still ate it up ๐Ÿคฉ. My only disappointment was that I thought the spin-off excerpt would ... I read ACOFAS the week of its release and I was happy to be reading about my favorite inner circle again. The book doesnโ€™t really have a plot and doesnโ€™t introduce us to anything new in the world of Prythian but I still ate it up ๐Ÿคฉ. My only disappointment was that I thought the spin-off excerpt would introduce us to new characters in courts we havenโ€™t seen. The direction it seems to be taking just doesnโ€™t really interest me (though Iโ€™m sure Iโ€™ll still read it). If youre an ACOTAR fan, let me know what you thought of ACOFAS.
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All my GG POPs! <span class="emoji emoji1f4bb"></span>๐Ÿ™<span class="emoji emoji2728"></span>
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All my GG POPs! ๐Ÿ™ All my GG POPs! ๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ™โœจ
Happy Motherโ€™s Day <span class="emoji emoji2764"></span>๏ธ Iโ€™m still gushing over all my Gossip Girl POPs <span class="emoji emoji1f601"></span>. Actually with this particular ...
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Happy Motherโ€™s Day ๏ธ Iโ€™m still gushing over all my Gossip Girl POPs . Actually with this particular POP (Dan Humphrey) my mom went to ThinkGeek for me to pick up my preorder . Thatโ€™s only one example of the things she does for me every single day Iโ€™m so thankful for my mom! Happy Motherโ€™s Day โค๏ธ Iโ€™m still gushing over all my Gossip Girl POPs ๐Ÿ˜. Actually with this particular POP (Dan Humphrey) my mom went to ThinkGeek for me to pick up my preorder ๐Ÿ™ˆ. Thatโ€™s only one example of the things she does for me every single day ๐Ÿ’ž Iโ€™m so thankful for my mom!
You know you love me... XOXO, gossip girl <span class="emoji emoji2728"></span>๐Ÿ™<span class="emoji emoji1f4bb"></span>. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”- GUYYSSSS. LOOK AT THESE POPS. ...
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You know you love me... XOXO, gossip girl ๐Ÿ™. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”- GUYYSSSS. LOOK AT THESE POPS. I have hoped and wished theyโ€™d make GG funkos since I began collecting and I have finally have them in my hands! The details are impeccable. Blairโ€™s Givenchy shoes and Serenaโ€™s sun kissed skin ... You know you love me... XOXO, gossip girl โœจ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ’ป. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”- GUYYSSSS. LOOK AT THESE POPS. I have hoped and wished theyโ€™d make GG funkos since I began collecting and I have finally have them in my hands! The details are impeccable. Blairโ€™s Givenchy shoes and Serenaโ€™s sun kissed skin tone ๐Ÿ˜ญ. How cute! I am a huge Gossip Girl fab and getting these pops just makes me want to rewatch the show yet again ๐Ÿ˜Š
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I just saw infinity war and wow. Iโ€™m not okay ๐ŸŒš. (no spoileys in the comments pls!)
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I just saw infinity war and wow. Iโ€™m not okay ๐ŸŒš. (no spoileys in the comments pls!) I just saw infinity war and wow. Iโ€™m not okay ๐ŸŒš. (no spoileys in the comments pls!)
Happy #worldbookday <span class="emoji emoji1f499"></span><span class="emoji emoji1f4da"></span>. The Mortal Instruments is the series that got me into reading avidly and ...
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Happy #worldbookday . The Mortal Instruments is the series that got me into reading avidly and itโ€™s hard to believe that I read it so long ago! (Started it when I was in 8th grade in 2013) I love the Shadowhunter world and how it introduced me to young adult literature! Iโ€™ve grown a lot since ... Happy #worldbookday ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ“š. The Mortal Instruments is the series that got me into reading avidly and itโ€™s hard to believe that I read it so long ago! (Started it when I was in 8th grade in 2013) I love the Shadowhunter world and how it introduced me to young adult literature! Iโ€™ve grown a lot since then and have acquired a new taste in books (as one does) but TMI will always have a special place in my heart ๐Ÿ’“. Iโ€™m so happy to finally have the City of Bones 10th Anniversary Edition โœจ
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Have any of you read Restore Me read the Shatter Me trilogy like forever ago? I read those books when ...
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Have any of you read Restore Me read the Shatter Me trilogy like forever ago? I read those books when I was about 14 so Iโ€™m hesitant to give the new release a try ๐ŸŒš. I know that my reading taste has changed over the years and Iโ€™d hate to taint my great memories of Shatter Me. (This happened when I read ... Have any of you read Restore Me read the Shatter Me trilogy like forever ago? I read those books when I was about 14 so Iโ€™m hesitant to give the new release a try ๐ŸŒš. I know that my reading taste has changed over the years and Iโ€™d hate to taint my great memories of Shatter Me. (This happened when I read The Heir after the Selection series) I remember when it was all the rage on booktube (before my bookstagram days). Would love to know yโ€™allโ€™s thoughts!
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Long time no post ๐ŸŒš. Since Iโ€™ve been gone Iโ€™ve checked one thing off of 2018 goals list and that was ...
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Long time no post ๐ŸŒš. Since Iโ€™ve been gone Iโ€™ve checked one thing off of 2018 goals list and that was go to prom. Overall, it was just a dance and it went by pretty quick. I tried to think of some books that have a prom scene and drew a blank soooo The One will have to do with its pretty dress on the front ... Long time no post ๐ŸŒš. Since Iโ€™ve been gone Iโ€™ve checked one thing off of 2018 goals list and that was go to prom. Overall, it was just a dance and it went by pretty quick. I tried to think of some books that have a prom scene and drew a blank soooo The One will have to do with its pretty dress on the front โœจ. โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€”โ€” On another note Iโ€™ve been bingeing Sarina Bowenโ€™s hockey romance series The Brooklyn Bruisers (and really enjoying them) and also reading The Hate U Give (and LOVING IT). All my leisure reading is kind of on the back burner right now since I am a second semester senior which means Iโ€™m dragging out every bit of motivation I have toward my school work. Happy Thursday!
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<span class="emoji emoji1f49e"></span> a poem from The Chaos of Longing <span class="emoji emoji1f49e"></span> #nationalpoetrymonth
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a poem from The Chaos of Longing #nationalpoetrymonth ๐Ÿ’ž a poem from The Chaos of Longing ๐Ÿ’ž #nationalpoetrymonth