#LetsDiscuss2021 #14 – Aspects of 2021 – #DiscussionSunday.

As this year comes to an end, the question is... How was 2021? Disclaimer: These are my personal opinions. I do not expect anyone to agree with anything here, and in fact, I'm certain that many will disagree and/or even hate many of the things I've written below. Sorry about that, but you are always … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2021 #14 – Aspects of 2021 – #DiscussionSunday.

#LetsDiscuss2021 #13 – About Literary Fiction – #DiscussionSunday.

Definitions of the various labels that publishers and authors use with their work, together with their readers, have always been up for discussion. I recall one 'argument' I had with someone who told me point blank that if a book had magical elements with a realistic setting, but the author wasn't Latinx, that it shouldn't … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2021 #13 – About Literary Fiction – #DiscussionSunday.

TCL’s #LetsDiscuss2021 #12 – eCookbooks – #DiscussionSunday.

This time, I'd like to discuss... What do you think about eCookbooks? Disclaimer: These are my personal opinions. I do not expect anyone to agree with anything here, and in fact, I'm certain that many will disagree and/or even hate many of the things I've written below. Sorry about that, but you are always welcome … Continue reading TCL’s #LetsDiscuss2021 #12 – eCookbooks – #DiscussionSunday.

#LetsDiscuss2021 #10 – The ONE Must Read Book – #LetsTalkBookish #7.

This article was inspired by the Let's Talk Bookish topic hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books and Dani @ Literary Lion and this week (August 20, 2021) comes from Mikaela @ Mikaela Reads, which is: What is one book everyone MUST read?  Prompts: There are some books that are just required…or at least you personally … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2021 #10 – The ONE Must Read Book – #LetsTalkBookish #7.

#LetsDiscuss2021 #9 – Negative Reviews – #DiscussionSunday.

Why do I like to read negative book review? Disclaimer: These are my personal opinions. I do not expect anyone to agree with anything here, and in fact, I'm certain that many will disagree and/or even hate many of the things I've written below. Sorry about that, but you are always welcome to express your … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2021 #9 – Negative Reviews – #DiscussionSunday.

#LetsDiscuss2021 #8 – Reading Slumps – #DiscussionSunday.

I was so busy reading, DNF-ing books, and adding reviews and other content, that I totally missed the July 16th Let’s Talk Bookish weekly meme hosted by Rukky@EternityBooks and Dani @Literary Lion, which had the following topic: What are the best ways to get over reading slumps? (Suggested by Rafaela @ The Portugese Bibliophile) But... … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2021 #8 – Reading Slumps – #DiscussionSunday.

Let’s Talk Bookish #6 – Creating Bookish Content – #LetsDiscuss2021 #6.

This article was inspired by the Let's Talk Bookish topic hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books and Dani @ Literary Lion and this week May 21-27, 2021, suggested by Rukky: How do you create bookish content? Examples of questions you can answer: "What’s your posting process? Do you write posts based on spontaneous ideas or … Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish #6 – Creating Bookish Content – #LetsDiscuss2021 #6.

#LetsDiscuss2021 #5 – Reading: Goals and Guilt – #DiscussionSunday.

As people started the year out with lots of reading challenges, from Goodreads to Pop Sugar, I also noticed an increased number of people on Facebook bemoaning the number of books they read in 2020, and are already worried about how many they'll read in 2021. The question is... Why do we set reading goals? … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2021 #5 – Reading: Goals and Guilt – #DiscussionSunday.

Let’s Talk Bookish #5 – Reading as a Book Blogger – #LetsDiscuss2021 #4.

This article was inspired by the Let's Talk Bookish topic hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books and Dani @ Literary Lion and this week February 26-March 4, 2021, suggested by Mini @ Book and Corner: How has blogging affected your reading? Examples of questions you can answer: "Has blogging affected your reading in a positive … Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish #5 – Reading as a Book Blogger – #LetsDiscuss2021 #4.

#LetsDiscuss2021 #3 – Multiple Timelines: Brilliant or Bogus? – #DiscussionSunday.

I recently read a novel where there were two timelines, and I wasn't terribly impressed. Some of the comments on my review noted that it seems this trope has been overused of late. So, the question is... Multiple Timelines: are they brilliant or are they bogus? Disclaimer: These are my personal opinions. I do not … Continue reading #LetsDiscuss2021 #3 – Multiple Timelines: Brilliant or Bogus? – #DiscussionSunday.