I honestly think A Very Large Expanse of Sea is the best book I’ve reviewed on my blog so far. It is heart-breaking yet full of hope and forgiveness, and I haven’t felt that in a young adult novel before. It is picturesque and incredibly written, nothing but the best from Mafi. The plot and…Continue Reading “A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi”
Process Post 12 In class this week we discussed the idea of community guidelines. Basically filtering your website however you see fit. Maybe it’s your own limitations to what you write in posts, or the comments section. Keeping it as clean as you like. Let’s discuss my community guidelines. In my own life, outside of…Continue Reading “Community Guidelines”
I would say my biggest passion in life is writing. I love to create fictional worlds and characters that have intricate and interesting details, and forming a plot that entices people to keep reading. That is why my goal in life is to become a novelist. I used to say published novelist, but after taking…Continue Reading “What Have I Become? My Online Self-Reflection”
It’s tea time ladies, because My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand, Jodi Meadows and Brodi Ashton, is not all that it’s hyped up to be. This novel is written in the third point of view with chapters from the three main characters. My Plain Jane has been marketed as a comedic historical fiction retelling of…Continue Reading “My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand, Jodi Meadows, Brodi Ashton”
Process Post 10/11 Currently, my online social media presence is a mixture of Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, Goodreads and this blog. My favourite platform is definitely Instagram, but I scarcely use that for promoting my site. Here’s how I plan on making this book reviewing thing a more transmedia moment. So first off, I would definitely…Continue Reading “Transmedia Channels”
For the last peer review of the course I was given the lovely Makshada. This peer review is focused on the marketing aspect of her website, but I first wanted to just touch upon my thoughts about her site, because spoiler alert, I really like it! Her website is really nice to look at. She…Continue Reading “Peer Review 3”
Here is a cute video of my favourite little dog, Charlie. He loves to bark and gets upset a lot so it was easy to find a video of him in such a state!
Process Post 9 Nowadays, it is so easy to know who is viewing your site, when they’re viewing your site, on what device they’re viewing your site, and literally anything else you would ever need to know. I wonder how journalists used to know who was reading their articles? I mean obviously people would buy…Continue Reading “Google Accessibility”
If you are looking for something cute, powerful, and heartwarming, On the Come Up by Angie Thomas is where you need to look. It deals with so many taboo topics like racism, sexism, police brutality, and the list literally goes on. It’s insane how much Thomas can fit into a 450 page novel, but somehow…Continue Reading “On the Come Up by Angie Thomas”
This week we had to make an infographic to summarize our online selves. I honestly thought I knew what infographic meant but I was wrong. It’s just a visual image that represents information or data. So here she is!