I love awards season and I love books, so naturally each time there’s a new bookish prize out there, I NEED to talk about it! And this one is extra special because all the books here are on my TBR! The Swansea University International Dylan Thomas Prize is aimed towards young writers under the age…… Continue reading The longlist for the Swansea University International Dylan Thomas Prize is here!
AuthorsGetLit is a series on This is Lit that focus on tips for authors, self-published or otherwise, from both bloggers and other authors. Authors today are choosing self-publishing increasingly because of the autonomy it offers. But, it comes with its own set of troubles. Wouldn’t it be great if you knew exactly what you should…… Continue reading AuthorsGetLit: A self-publishing checklist from award-winning author, Jaq Hazell.
Hiya, readers! I’ve been nominated under 3 categories for The Indian Blogger Awards 2017! I’d like to thank my mom, sister, my crippling anxiety about never being good enough, an–oh wait, you do this AFTER you win an award. So, here’s where I could really do with your help. Can you show my nomination some…… Continue reading Reader, I can really use your help right now.
Hold up, I didn’t lurk on anyone’s blog over the last month and there’s another award doing the rounds?! I turn my eyes away for a few days and you guys come up with a new award! And this one sounds wonderful! So pretty, too! I was nominated by Pooja of That Weird Brown Girl…… Continue reading The Mystery Blogger Award
Hiya, readers! I know I’ve been slacking off on the blogging front lately, what with me working and adulting and everything. (Yup, two ands. No, I haven’t considered therapy.) Several hundred years ago, fellow blogger Alice of Alice Rambles fame nominated me to do this award. Contrary to the name of her blog, Alice doesn’t…… Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award
Hello, readers! So, I’ve been nominated by Kristen over at The Bookish Introvert for the Liebster award. Go check out her blog if you haven’t already and give her a follow! She has awesome posts! The Rules (as seen in Kristen’s post): 1. Acknowledge the blog that nominated you and display the award. 2. Answer…… Continue reading The Liebster Award