Earlier in the week, I saw a post in an FB group where one of the members hadn't enjoyed the previous three books that they had read. All three had been highly praised by bloggers and that was one of the reasons why the member had read them. Due to this and the fact that… Continue reading I’m ‘just’ a book blogger and proud!!
It's mental health awareness week in the UK and national mental health month in the US. Due to that, I thought I'd write something a bit more personal for once. Forgoing the book reviews and memes in favour of this rambling nonsense! Yes, it's a book blog and I'm fully aware that this isn't a… Continue reading Let’s talk about Depression.
Do we need star ratings when reviewing on our blog?? Unlike my last post I'm going Troll hunting!!! which was a sarcasm laden and foul-mouthed vitriolic tirade of biblical proportion today's post is nice and relaxed, it's a pleasant and polite little ramble through sunlit fields of grass with no swearing, that's right NO swearing, colour… Continue reading Do we need star ratings when reviewing on our blog??
Welcome to The Tattooed Book Geek trolls the troll! I will warn you in advance that I wasn't in the best of moods when I wrote this post and as such, it is strewn with profanity and sarcasm. On Thursday afternoon I received a notification from Amazon UK about a comment that had been left… Continue reading I’m going Troll hunting!!!!!
Today I wanted to discuss with you all foul language in book reviews. Be advised, this post will contain the occasional vulgar word that for those with a delicate disposition may cause your eyes to bleed, sensitive flowers you have been warned. I swear in real-life, let's be honest, most of us do, even those… Continue reading Foul Language In Reviews, Is It A Turn-Off??
While procrastinating I started thinking over what makes a good book, here are my thoughts: 1. Story. No matter our preferred genre we all want a good story when reading. Let's be honest we don't want to read a book with a boring story where nothing happens, and the plot goes nowhere, as readers we… Continue reading What Makes A Good Book???
I decided to take a break from both blogging and social media over this past weekend and yesterday, I doubt any of you even noticed but I wasn’t around with my usual humour and sarcasm. It took over a year of blogging but I had my first case of minor blogger burnout, guilt and feeling… Continue reading Jaded by Blogging