Top Ten Books I was “Forced” to Read

I’m linking up with Top Ten Tuesday today to talk about the books I was forced to read (and loved). I always loved reading, but reading other people’s suggestions has been instrumental in broadening my horizons. It’s hard to identify which books I was “forced” into reading, because generally if someone suggests a book IContinue reading “Top Ten Books I was “Forced” to Read”

My YA Life in Book Titles

I decided to do this fun little bookish post that Jamie at The Perpetual Page Turner started. It’s kind of like those old “pick a song to answer the question” posts, but you choose a book instead. These are all questions about the blogger (i.e. ME) when they were 16 years old (what, I’m notContinue reading “My YA Life in Book Titles”

Flashback to the Dance

Kelly just wrote a post about her prom (among other nights) that inspired me to do the same. Tonight the girls who were in grade 8 (first year of high school in South Africa) when I was in Matric (last year of HS) have their Matric Farewell – our equivalent of Prom. We nicknamed themContinue reading “Flashback to the Dance”

High School Ramblings

Calliope at Creating Motherhood had the brilliant idea of a Blogosphere Summer Camp. While I don’t think I shall be participating every day, I will certainly be a day camper some days. Today’s prompt: What were you like in high school? What extracurricular activities, if any, did you take part in during high school? DidContinue reading “High School Ramblings”