Hyped Books I Found Underwhelming

“If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.”― Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood I often find my IG timeline flooded with the same books, just different accounts and different poses. Some of these books also make it onto the pages of figures who are worth learning … Continue reading Hyped Books I Found Underwhelming

My Reading Journey (Part 2) – How My Reading Evolved

From Catherine Cookson to Napoleon Hill. I previously shared how I got into reading in Part 1 and mentioned some of the titles I started out with when I was a young reader. Here, I continue with my reading journey and show you how my book preferences and reading habits have changed over time. When … Continue reading My Reading Journey (Part 2) – How My Reading Evolved

Lessons from YOU ARE A BADASS by Jen Sincero

“How to stop doubting your greatness and start living an awesome life.” ‘You Are a Badass’ promises to help you confront and change your self-sabotaging behaviour and creating a kick-ass life. Its chapters are filled with stories to inspire you and exercises to guide you through your badassery journey. She uses straight talk and humour … Continue reading Lessons from YOU ARE A BADASS by Jen Sincero

The Antidote to Ignorance

Use for at least 30 minutes a day and you’ll feel the ignorance slowly fade away. Apart from people whose economic conditions prevent them from accessing the world of books, everyone else who has books available to them but chooses not to read, is choosing to live in the imprisonment of ignorance. A lot of … Continue reading The Antidote to Ignorance

10 Books I’ve Read More Than Once

“There's nothing wrong with reading a book you love over and over. When you do, the words get inside you, become a part of you, in a way that words in a book you've read only once can't.”― Gail Carson Levine These are books I loved so much I just had to start again from the … Continue reading 10 Books I’ve Read More Than Once

A Seat At The Table With Sheryl Sandberg in ‘Lean In’

“What would you do if you weren’t afraid?” -Sheryl Sandberg, Lean In The workplace can be a battlefield for women, where they struggle with progressing and gaining access to top roles. Leadership roles are still dominated by men, and promotion and rising to higher positions takes place faster for men than it does for women. … Continue reading A Seat At The Table With Sheryl Sandberg in ‘Lean In’

If You Really Want To Read You’ll Make The Time.

Reading in a tuk-tuk I’m about to throw a long quote at you but it’ll make sense, you’ll see. Here it is: “Time is the inexplicable raw material of everything. With it, all is possible; without it, nothing. The supply of time is truly a daily miracle, an affair genuinely astonishing when one examines it. … Continue reading If You Really Want To Read You’ll Make The Time.