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Weekly Update: February 22-28, 2021

Happy Sunday, bibliophiles!

The last week of February’s been a decent one, I’d say. The rest of my library haul was mostly 3-star reads, but there was still some good stuff in there. I had a lot more time to blog this week, and I had a lot of fun writing reviews and doing tags 🙂

Writing-wise, I finished up the outline for my short story, and I just started writing it last night! I’m at almost 800 words, and man, does it feel good to be actually writing again. Outline’s necessary and all, but nothing beats the real thing, does it?

Other than that, I’ve just been drawing a bit, messing around on Minecraft, watching more WandaVision (AAAAAH), starting to rewatch season 3 of Fargo, and obsessively listening to Julien Baker’s Little Oblivions since Friday morning. (I thought it came out sooner, and I usually like to sit with an album about a week before I review it, so expect…*something* next week…)

She's like a rainbow shared by ℋℰℒℰ𝒩❀ on We Heart It

WHAT I READ THIS WEEK:

Mooncakes – Suzanne Walker and Wendy Xu (⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️)

Amazon.com: Mooncakes (9781549303043): Walker, Suzanne, Xu, Wendy: Books

Felix Ever After – Kacen Callender (⭐️⭐️⭐️)

Amazon.com: Felix Ever After (9780062820259): Callender, Kacen: Books

Abandon – Blake Crouch (for book club) (⭐️⭐️⭐️)

Amazon.com: Abandon (9781503946194): Crouch, Blake: Books

Hellboy: Odd Jobs – Christopher Golden, Mike Mignola et. al. (anthology) (⭐️⭐️⭐️.5)

Hellboy: Odd Jobs: Christopher Golden: 9781569714409: Amazon.com: Books

A Dark and Starless Forest – Sarah Hollowell (eARC) (⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️.25)

A Dark and Starless Forest by Sarah Hollowell

POSTS AND SUCH:

SONGS:

CURRENTLY READING/TO READ NEXT WEEK:

Hellboy: Odder Jobs – Christopher Golden, Mike Mignola et. al.

Hellboy: Odder Jobs by Christopher Golden

Sisters of the Wolf – Patricia Miller-Schroeder (eARC)

Amazon.com: Sisters of the Wolf (9781459747524): Miller-Schroeder, Patricia:  Books

Hellboy: Oddest Jobs – Christopher Golden, Mike Mignola et. al.

Hellboy: Oddest Jobs - Kindle edition by Mignola, Mike, Various,  Christopher Golden. Literature & Fiction Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.

The Life and Deaths of Frankie D. – Colleen Nelson (eARC)

Amazon.com: The Life and Deaths of Frankie D. eBook: Nelson, Colleen:  Kindle Store

Today’s song:

That’s it for this week in blogging! Have a wonderful rest of your day, and take care of yourselves!

Author:

Your friendly neighborhood book/music/writing/occasionally movie/TV blogger who reads too fast and has an arsenal of absurd gifs at her disposal :) she/her ⭐︎ ISTJ

8 thoughts on “Weekly Update: February 22-28, 2021

  1. *le me who didn’t use to outline* What’s an outline?!!! 😂 I used to jump to the straight into writing instead of outlining, so I agree that nothing beats getting started with writing. I am so glad you ended up liking Mooncakes! 🥺 The Life and Deaths of Frankie D. sounds interesting! I hope you enjoy it and the rest of the other book! 🥺💖💖

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    1. It was alright, I really liked the representation and (some of) the romance, but I wasn’t a huge fan of Felix’s character (WHY DID HE CONTINUE TO SURROUND HIMSELF WITH TOXIC PEOPLE) and the writing style. Definitely better than This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story though
      HAH yeah I’ve looked at it a few times myself and I don’t have a clear idea either skjdfhskjdhf your guess is as good as mine

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      1. Ooh, okay, I get that!
        Haha I guess that would make sense. Okay, yeah, I just looked at it for a bit longer too. Honestly, for a long time I actually thought that that hand was a body, like some really skinny person wearing a giant hat that covered most of their face but then I looked at it a bit closer and was extremely confused because that was definitely not a body but now I do see the hand. It’s very weird that the hand is below the hat though, haha. Maybe it’s supposed to be holding the very edge? Like if you look at it, how the brim is sorta tilted down, it looks a bit like the hand is actually holding it but the very very edge. I really do not know.

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