Reading Shapes Life: Guest Post by Jillian @ Jillian's Books


For book lovers around the world, reading continues to shape our experiences. In both early decisions and those made later in life, the perspectives we gain through favorite books can dictate our paths. In this wonderful guest post, one of my closest blog friends, Jillian, explains how reading has affected her experiences as a student in the Philippines:

I've always loved to write. Before I began to write, I loved to read, too. When I was 7, I was convinced that I would be an author someday; I collected notebooks and sketchpads, and I would often use them as mediums to write my fictional stories in.

Four Steps to Capture the Best for Bookstagram


I enjoy capturing moments. Whether it's through writing on my blog or another platform, taking photos, or saving tokens, I love to make memories. My bookish instagram account is one such platform; I share blue-tinted items of my imagination with other bookworms.

Stories in a Thousand Words: Recap 2016


Hey, bookworms! With both excitement and nervousness, I acknowledge that July has come to a close. It seems like I celebrated the fourth and charted monthly goals just yesterday. As the next school year rapidly approaches, I'm working to finish my summer assignments and prep the blog for a vastly different schedule. Still, I'm happy to celebrate July's events and conclude a great month in book blogging and other activities.