Hey everyone! Today’s post is extremely long-awaited (for me, anyways). I’ve always talked about Islamic-fiction on my blog and how much it means to me, but I have also talked about how much the so-called “Islamic-fiction” books these days have left me so disappointed. So in this post, I’m going to be going into detail as to why that is so.Continue reading “The Truth About Today’s So-Called “Islamic-Fiction””
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If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you know I basically live and breathe YA books, so this is something pretty big. Recently, I did a post titled “The Sad Truth about Reading Fiction”, and after publishing it I realised I managed to overlook the primary reason why I have decided I need to stop reading YA books, and how it is not just because I’m getting bored of genres like YA fantasy (where you can read a thousand books by simply reading one).Continue reading “Why I Don’t Want to Read YA Anymore”
Hey everyone! I’m finally joining this amazing meme again, hosted by my friend the lovely Rukky @ Eternity Reads! I remember when Rukky first started this meme off, and I think I reposted it or something because I thought it was such a good idea… and I think it’s amazing that it’s managed to go on for this long and get this far – props to Rukky! 😀 I always love talking and having discussions about various subjects, so this is definitely up there with my favourite bookish memes in the bookish blogosphere. This particular topic this week is a really interesting one!Continue reading “Why Do You Blog? | Let’s Talk Bookish #6”
Hello everyone… welcome to another post on writing! Yay! Even though I haven’t been writing loads lately, I’m still always down to have a long chat about writing lol. Today’s post is something I’ve been struggling with ever since I’ve tried to write an Islamic-fiction book (since I stopped my fantasy novel… around two years ago)… and I’d love to discuss it with you guys because I definitely feel like there are two sides to this.Continue reading “The Issue of Writing “What You Know””
Hello everyone, welcome back to my blog! Today I’m going to be discussing the 200+ page fantasy novel I started writing when I was fifteen/sixteen years old – and didn’t end up finishing. Going through my draft and reading all the planning, brainstorming and world-building I did has been such a crazy and emotional experience and has filled me with so much nostalgia… I almost want to/am very tempted to go back, re-write it, and finish it!!Continue reading “My 200+ page fantasy novel I started writing when I was 15/16”