Book Club Pick for December and January 2018: Timekeeper by Tara Sim!

Originally posted on Lit CelebrAsian:
Thanks to everyone who voted! We’re excited to announce that in December and January, we will be reading Timekeeper by Tara Sim. Invite friends for a readalong and join us for a steampunk adventure! Bookmark the book club #AsianLitChat for the last weekend of January (27 – 28) with multiple timezones to be announced…

Update: Lit CelebrAsian Book Club, Reading Sprints & More!

I’m happy to share that my friends and I recently launched Lit CelebrAsian: A group of bookworms and #DiverseBookBloggers dedicated to uplifting Asian voices in literature. Hosts of #AsianLitChat and #AsianLitBingo. We aim to highlight the diversity of Asian voices through features and events that are open to all readers to join in. Our events include: Lit CelebrAsian Book Club, Asian Lit Chat and Asian … More Update: Lit CelebrAsian Book Club, Reading Sprints & More!

How to use Photopea to make a Character Card for #TheReadingQuest

A quick tutorial on how to use Photopea (a free online editor site) so that anyone can make a character card for #TheReadingQuest. This tutorial only has 6 steps to help anyone without Photoshop. (Update: Readers can still participate in #TheReadingQuest for fun after the official sign-up closed on 14 August but won’t be eligible for the book prizes.) … More How to use Photopea to make a Character Card for #TheReadingQuest

Blog Update: Beta & Sensitivity Reader Services

Just an update on the blog: I’m now offering beta & sensitivity reader services to assist writers and their pre-publication manuscripts. – For sensitivity reading, I’m offering to read and give feedback on Filipino, Asian-Australian and PoC representation in manuscripts and short stories. – For both services, I’m flexible with genre & target audiences. For more information, … More Blog Update: Beta & Sensitivity Reader Services

July Readathon

I need to tackle my TBR so I thought I’d try this readathon after seeing Aentee’s post. I’ve only picked 4 books but feel free to vote or comment on which book I should read first. The Readathon will run from July 9th – July 16th.  Ninefox Gambit and Vigil are on my ARC list. Angelfall and The Wrath … More July Readathon

Autumn

“I didn’t have much to say to anybody but kept to myself and my books. With my eyes closed, I would touch a familiar book and draw it’s fragrance deep inside me. This was enough to make me happy.” – Norwegian Wood, Haruki Murakami. It’s half past midnight, so I’ve reached that strange non-place where thoughts swirl and … More Autumn