I’ve Been Bookstrucked

Assalamualaikum. BOOKSTRUCKED (BOOK•STRUCKED), NOUN finding yourself in a bookstore carrying five books in one hand and reading the summary of another book with the other – all the while not being able to take your eyes off of the bookshelves towering before you; browsing online for (more) books when an order of books you made … More I’ve Been Bookstrucked

Five Senses

Assalamualaikum. Disclaimer: this post is inspired by one of the chapters of Nicola Yoon’s masterpiece, Everything Everything. I loved that chapter (it might be my favourite but I can’t say so exactly because there were so many chapters that I fell in love with for the beautiful writing style). And because of that love, I wanted … More Five Senses

Wonderland in Owlcrate

Assalamualaikum. We found Wonderland. You and I got lost in it.  Come and join me on a trip down the rabbit hole with Owlcrate‘s Wonderland-themed November box – to a world full of lively characters, of a scenery bursting with colour, of riddles and mazes, and a hint of darkness hanging in the air. A … More Wonderland in Owlcrate

A List to Fail

Assalamualaikum. My hair tie sits beside me, as stagnant as I am. I grab it, tie my hair into a ponytail and let it hang at the base of my neck. But it’s too hot in here – so I take it off, style my hair up into a bun at the top of my … More A List to Fail

November Snippets

Assalamualaikum. I wasn’t going to write a November Snippets post – I was just going to skip November and then pretend that not having ‘November’ in the midst of other months I’ve done (and hopefully will continue to do In sha Allah) doesn’t bother me at all. But it felt like I was somehow keeping future me … More November Snippets