Month: June 2016

How Realistic Do Books Have to Be?

How Realistic Do Books Have to Be?

Look, I don’t know about you, but one of the main reasons why I love reading so much, especially fantasy and dystopian novels, is because reading allows me to escape the harsh reality of the real world. The world full of stress, work, homework, etc. Reading provides a nice break from all of that fun stuff. I don’t read nonfiction for fun (and to escape), so I don’t usually mind when authors take some liberty and fudging around some facts so that they’ll fit the […]

Posted June 30, 2016 by Emz Chang in Investigated / 3 Comments

Fighting My Addiction to Social Media

Fighting My Addiction to Social Media

In today’s world, it’s hard to escape technology. It’s everywhere you look, at every corner you turn, and constantly on your mind. Or it was always on mine. That was why I decided that I needed a little break from social media. Because let’s face it, I wouldn’t be able to survive without technology. No social media? That is definitely more doable. And yes, I included blogging as part of social media… 😉 The Story Instagram I’m not going to lie, before I took this […]

Posted June 28, 2016 by Emz Chang in Blogging / 1 Comment

Review – The Memory Book by Lara Avery

Review – The Memory Book by Lara Avery

Review: I really loved reading The Memory Book. I loved the story it told and the way it was crafted. The journaling and “Dear Diary” aspect of the book and the way the story was illustrated made what could have been a terribly generic story unique and memorable. It grabbed my attention and was able to do what no other book has been able to do in the last two months – pull me out of my massive reading slump. For that alone, The Memory […]

Posted June 27, 2016 by Emz Chang in review / 1 Comment

Reflecting on Graduation

Reflecting on Graduation

Warning: word vomit below! Eep! I cannot believe that it’s been a week since I graduated from high school. I’m still filled with mixed feelings about it. I spent the last four years of my life looking forward to that moment. High school was absolutely miserable for me. Yeah, I made a lot few good friends and a couple decent acquaintances. Yeah, I learned some valuable life lessons. Yeah, I learned information that will help me in college. But overall, I was miserable. I was […]

Posted June 24, 2016 by Emz Chang in Life / 1 Comment