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Shar does the Power of Words Tag

After a (fabulous) week of blogoversary celebrations, it’s back to normal posting! The wonderful Alexa tagged me for the Power of Words tag, and I haven’t done one for ages. Although Shanti already did this  , I liked the look of this tag, so I’m going to do it as well. *flips hair fabulously* (I’m following… Continue reading Shar does the Power of Words Tag

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It’s time for India

Hi Virtually Readers! It’s a very exciting week, as you may have noticed yesterday😉. Yesterday was not JUST our blogoversary, though, it was Indian Independence Day. To me, this always means dressing up in Indian clothes and eating Indian food and celebrating India. I am aware, however that most of you guys aren’t Indian, so… Continue reading It’s time for India

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A second blogoversary |Giveaway|Questions|Gratitude

It’s our second blogoversary! Yay! It’s hard to believe it’s been two years since we published our first post (since which our plans for out blog have significantly changed) and a year since our first blogoversary (since which we have got a new design, although our content hasn’t really changed). Let’s discuss our greatness (by… Continue reading A second blogoversary |Giveaway|Questions|Gratitude

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What Makes Dystopias Interesting?

Dystopias are one of my favourite genres. I thought I’d explore some aspects I enjoy.   First, let’s define dystopia. Here’s Google’s definition: To me, a utopia is a perfect society. A dystopia is a society that, in an attempt to create perfection, has become hopelessly skewed from the societal ideal. Dystopian books are usually… Continue reading What Makes Dystopias Interesting?