Category Archives: My Fangirl Life

“You’re Never Weird on the Internet (almost)” by Felicia Day

As an aspiring writer (because I can’t actually remember the last time I wrote something that I completely came up with on my own), I am aware of how hard the conversational, stream-of-consciousness writing style is. I’ve tried it many … Continue reading

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“The Sign of Four” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

I do not review classics. If you’ve been hanging around this blog for a while, you will know that I do not review classics. These are books that have been around for lifetimes before me and will probably be around … Continue reading

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Fangirl in the Real World

Last night, I dreamed of a parallel universe. I dreamed that I met the incredible Tom Hiddleston after the Brisbane stretch of Thor: Ragnarok wrapped. Got the selfie and made him laugh by pulling out my copy of The Gospel of Loki … Continue reading

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“Shada (A story by Douglas Adams)” written by Gareth Roberts.

For a self-confessed Whovian, a lover of all things Doctor Who, I shamefully have to admit that I have seen a grand total of possibly eight episodes of the classic series (everything pre-dating the reboot in 2005). When I was living … Continue reading

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Final nail in the Caskett

WARNING! THIS POST WILL CONTAIN SPOILERS FOR THE SEASON 8 FINALE AND EVERYTHING THAT PRECEDES IT. IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN THIS FAR, I SUGGEST YOU TURN BACK. WHILE YOU STILL CAN. Secondary warning: this is an opinion post. You … Continue reading

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“Lady Midnight” by Cassandra Clare

I finished Lady Midnight this morning and I’m not entirely sure how I felt about the experience. There’s this thing that seems to happen to YA authors where, when they get popular, editors just let them do whatever they want, at the … Continue reading

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“Every Move” by Ellie Marney (Every #3)

I now understand why it took me so long to read Every Move. Because now that it’s over, there’s no more Watts and no more Mycroft. And that breaks my heart. If you haven’t read the other books in the Every series, I … Continue reading

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