Posted in 2018, Books, Coming Of Age, LGBTQ+, May, Reviews, Short Stories, Summary, Young Adult

(A Late) May Summary

Hello, people of the internet!

I’ve been having problem with my internet connection lately as well some things behind the scenes that took priority, hence why this post is late. I do apologise greatly for this, but it can’t be helped! Anyway, enough about me and this post’s lateness, let me summarise what went on in May. Continue reading “(A Late) May Summary”

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Posted in 2018, Comedy, May, Short Stories, Uncategorized, Writing

A Monument To Our Friendship – A Short Story

Here, for your birthday and as a monument to our friendship, I have hung up all the photographs I have taken of you this past year. Like… Continue reading “A Monument To Our Friendship – A Short Story”

Posted in 2018, April, Books, Contemporary, Discussion, LGBTQ+, Reviews, Romance, Short Stories, Summary, Writing, Young Adult

April 2018 Summary

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I’m happy to have gotten some uploads this month, especially since I’ve attended my first ever book club as well as a creative writing group in Manchester, UK (I will be uploading posts about both at some point). So, for those who don’t know, here is what I got up to this April. Continue reading “April 2018 Summary”

Posted in 2018, April, Short Stories, Writing

The Last Thirteen Minutes – A Short Story

I was born on New Year’s Day, 1900. Exactly when midnight struck. I know this to be true: Father divided his attention equally between my birth and the clock. Mother insisted I was born a minute after, however she had admitted that her mind was otherwise too occupied to be completely sure. Continue reading “The Last Thirteen Minutes – A Short Story”

Posted in 2018, Books, Christmas, January, Poetry, Reviews, Short Stories, Young Adult

I’ll Be Home for Christmas – Book Review

Since the Christmas season has officially finished, it’s time to look back at the…only holiday-related book I’ve read! As part of The Little Contemporary Corner’s Blog Tour and Read-Along, I read one story/poem of this collection each day leading up to Christmas Eve.

Did it get me into the mood for the holiday season? Continue reading “I’ll Be Home for Christmas – Book Review”

Posted in 2017, Books, Christmas, December, Poems, Reviews, Short Stories, Young Adult

I’ll Be Home for Christmas – Blog Tour and Read-Along

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As part of The Little Contemporary Corner’s blog tour and read-along, I’ve been reading a short story and poem collection called I’ll Be Home for Christmas. I’ve been asked to review a short story as part of the blog tour, so here is what I think of Melvin Burgess’ When Daddy Comes Home. Continue reading “I’ll Be Home for Christmas – Blog Tour and Read-Along”