Chai break is a periodic feature on This is Lit to discuss concerns that every book blogger has. This is meant to be a lighthearted discussion that you’d have over tea and the only reason for it not being called Discussion Post is that the site’s author thinks that would be too mainstream. Pfft. Start…… Continue reading Chai break: The dreaded DNF
Hold up, I didn’t lurk on anyone’s blog over the last month and there’s another award doing the rounds?! I turn my eyes away for a few days and you guys come up with a new award! And this one sounds wonderful! So pretty, too! I was nominated by Pooja of That Weird Brown Girl…… Continue reading The Mystery Blogger Award
Yo, nerds! After a long T5W hiatus because yours truly doesn’t keep track of the days of the week, I’m back with a post. Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly meme that was created by Lainey of gingerreadslainey and is currently hosted by Sam of ThoughtsOnTomes. Head over to this Goodreads group if you want…… Continue reading T5W: Favorite villains
There are a special breed of humans called book nerds. These are the people who always have a book to recommend to others. The guy who always reads on his commute to work, the girl who sits Indian style on the bookstore floor and sniffs books. The lady who quotes lines, paras even, from a…… Continue reading You did WHAT to my book?!
Since I’m still reeling from the moving, powerful memoir When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi (you can read my review here), today’s quote is the epigraph of the book. The poem, Caelica 83 by Baron Brooke Fulke Greville, has now made it to my favorite poems list, right up there with O Me! O…… Continue reading Quote Hoarders: Episode 4
Hello, readers! In many of my posts I’ve talked about how much I love quotes. I’m a mad hoarder of quotes. In order to share this love with you guys, I started a weekly Quote Hoarders feature, which lasted for..ahem.. 2 weeks. This was when I started working and I wasn’t able to keep up…… Continue reading Quote hoarders: Episode 3
I was nominated by Kourtni from Kourtni Reads for this award. Thanks a ton, Kourtni! I had stopped doing tags and awards over the past month, if you noticed. My main issue was finding people to tag. And now, I’m stealing this wonderful idea from Kourtni: Tag you most recent followers. What a great way…… Continue reading The Versatile Blogger Award