5 Fandom Friday - Fandoms I'm thankful for

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Buffy is easily the fandom I am most thankful for because it saved my life. Many times over. That isn’t me being dramatic. My teenage years were difficult, I was bullied a lot, and started suffering from depression without even realising. It was a dark time, and the many lessons of Buffy not only got me through it but helped me be stronger. Later during an emotionally abusive relationship I picked up the self help book What would Buffy do? and despite the cheesy name it is a very good read. This is still my go to show when I feelRead More →

Sharing Saturday: Spooky Halloween reads

  I was wondering what to do for a Halloween themed Sharing Saturday, and after yesterday’s Fandom 5 I realised I should do one for spooky reads to watch. Not everyone wants to or is able to go out trick or treating/celebrating Halloween, so if you’re one for staying inside here are some spooky/creepy reads to get you in the mood!   Late Victorian Gothic Tales Good Reads   /   Amazon The Victorian fin de siecle has many associations: the era of Decadence, The Yellow Book, the New Woman, the scandalous Oscar Wilde, the Empire on which the sun never set. This heady brew wasRead More →

Sharing Saturday: etsy stores

    I love etsy and have been known to get lost on it for hours on end. Here are a selection of stores I’ve been following for a while. I absolutely love their style and the range of items they sell and I hope you do to! Do you have any awesome etsy stores you think I’ll like? Leave a comment! 🙂       Brandi York Art What drew me originally to this store was the gorgeous art nouveau style art as shown above, however, since then Brandi’s art has grown in leaps and bounds. Her stop features a wide range of geekyRead More →