Hello, my lovely lemons! 🍋 Even though it’s the shortest month of the year I feel like I did a lot in February! For starters I turned 22, which is slightly terrifying. Aren’t I supposed to be an Adult and know what I’m doing with my life by now? I did some fun stuff this … Continue reading February Wrap Up | What I got up to last month
Hello, my lovely lemons! 🍋 About 3 books deep into an adult urban fantasy binge the other day I was struck with a sudden realisation. I looked upon my TBR shelf and saw the row of YA contemporaries, and it made me sigh. Did I really want to read about all this teenage drama? I … Continue reading Am I getting OLD? 😱 | Growing tired of YA novels
Hellooooo, my lovely lemons! 🍋 It has been… a year. And now we’re at the end of it! I think we can all sit back, take a deep breath and say “we made it”. I can honestly say I don’t have much idea what was going on in the wider world for most of the … Continue reading A Year in Review 2021 | The good, the bad, and the bookish
Hello, my lovely lemons! 🍋 It's been far too long. I've been busy with life, with Christmas, with work and gardening and crafting and remembering to actually talk to people. I've been planning to make this post for at least 2 weeks but somehow only just found the time. Life can be like that, and … Continue reading Where does the time go? | My accidental 3 month hiatus
Hello, my lovely lemons! 🍋 I hope you're doing well today! I've been trying new things recently. I've always been fairly set in my reading ways. For quite a few years now my genres have been Fantasy, Sci-Fi, and Queer YA Contemporary. I had little to no interest in anything else, bar the occasional graphic … Continue reading Trying New Things | Finding a new comfort zone in romance novels and manga
Hello, my lovely lemons! 🍋 I can't quite believe it, but my blog is 3 years old today! In truth, I haven't been around much lately. I've got a few drafts on rotation but I haven't actually posted anything since July (oops!). I don't know what the future of this blog holds, but hopefully, as … Continue reading It’s My Blogiversary! | Scribbles & Stories turns 3
On the 1st of November 2020, author Rachel Caine (Roxanne Conrad) passed away. I write this having just recovered from floods of tears upon hearing the news. This comes after a long and fraught battle with cancer, through which she was always incredibly brave and inspiring. That's the woman she was. Rachel was a prolific … Continue reading A Tribute.