May 2020 Wrap-Up

May has always been a hated month for me (the height of summer here) so this year was no exception. I was not really in a mood for reading a lot, so as you can see below, it was a lot of manga (which worked for the Page-a-thon challenge, tbh). 2020 Reading Challenge Ruthsic has … Continue reading May 2020 Wrap-Up

April 2020 Wrap-Up

It feels like April rushed by so fast, doesn't it? Or maybe it was so for me because I was waiting on something in my professional sphere? Well, I don't know, but in terms of books, too, I felt the days slipping by too fast. I did not read as much as last month, and … Continue reading April 2020 Wrap-Up

March 2020 Wrap-Up

Hello again after 8000 years! March has been tough on all of us, and time has sort of stalled. I have been busy reading, painting etc. to alleviate the anxiety and hey, I hit two milestones this month. First, I reached 3000 total books read and then I also reached 100 books read this year: … Continue reading March 2020 Wrap-Up

February 2020 Wrap-Up

Mentally, February has been a drain on my reserves of patience, hope, etc, but reading was a great solace to me in these troubled times. As you will see below, I read A LOT of graphic novels this month haha *sweats* 2020 Reading Challenge Ruthsic has read 65 books toward her goal of 300 books. … Continue reading February 2020 Wrap-Up

January 2020 Wrap-Up

Ah, January was a fresh beginning on my reading challenges and it got off to a great start. In my personal life, things are looking pretty bleak, but hey I always have books to console me, amirite?! So, I am planning to pick up less galleys this year, partly because my galley calendar is nearly … Continue reading January 2020 Wrap-Up

Sign-up post: Year of the Asian Reading Challenge

So, I kinda missed the sign-up post last week and just saw it recently, so here I am, declaring my intention to join in! With me being an Asian blogger, I was waiting for round 2 of The Year of the Asian - dedicated to "read as many books written by Asian authors as you … Continue reading Sign-up post: Year of the Asian Reading Challenge

December 2019 Wrap-Up

Finally its the end of the year! I am happy to report that I achieved my 'a book a day' goals, albeit in not the way it should happen - but I read 365 books nevertheless! 2019 Reading Challenge Ruthsic has completed her goal of reading 300 books in 2019! hide 365 of 300 (100%) … Continue reading December 2019 Wrap-Up

2019 Wrap-Ups & 2020 Sign-Ups #3

The last of these posts, folks! I had a couple of new challenges bookmarked for adding in 2020 that I hadn't done before, but ultimately decided to not do them and instead do more monthly challenges that I don't usually get to do. You can see previous week's wrap-up posts here and here. Audiobook Challenge … Continue reading 2019 Wrap-Ups & 2020 Sign-Ups #3

2019 Wrap-Ups & 2020 Sign-Ups #2

Another week, another wrap-up! This time some of my challenges aren't complete *hangs head in shame* and I am not continuing with some for next year. You can see previous week's wrap-up post here. Cloak & Dagger Reading Challenge   Progress: 33/35 books I was doing at Inspector level, and the range for that was … Continue reading 2019 Wrap-Ups & 2020 Sign-Ups #2

2019 Wrap-Ups & 2020 Sign-Ups #1

We are officially in mid-December, and you know what it's time for! Wrap-ups and end-of year top ten lists! Now, since I do many reading challenges every year, I thought it would always be better to split the wrap-up posts  into a series  - easy on me and my followers. Some of these can still … Continue reading 2019 Wrap-Ups & 2020 Sign-Ups #1

November 2019 Wrap-Up

End of the year panicking begins y'all! I am still behind on some of my challenges, so I tried to go hard in November. I had a good reading month, and my choices were also to my liking, so yeah it was a great month for reading! 2019 Reading Challenge Ruthsic has completed her goal … Continue reading November 2019 Wrap-Up

October 2019 Wrap-Up

October is Octover, folks! Time to have a staring match with the end of the year. The past month was a month of milestones for me: not only did I complete my Goodreads challenge of 300 books, I am on track to complete my stretch goal of 365 books this year! 2019 Reading Challenge Ruthsic … Continue reading October 2019 Wrap-Up

September 2019 Wrap-Up

September is over, and we are practically staring down the end of the year, folks! So as you get older, it seems your birthday just brings a ton of anxiety with it? Who coulda known? I hoped September would be a good month, since I was excited about the readathon I was hosting, but it … Continue reading September 2019 Wrap-Up

August 2019 Wrap-Up

August has ended and it is my birthday month! Which is also like super complicated because I don't really celebrate it anymore and instead wallow in regret and disappointment, so yeah, it is tough. I do like looking back and being assured that there are some things I am still doing well: like my reading … Continue reading August 2019 Wrap-Up