As a way to track my efforts and reflect on my work, I’ve decided to bring back my monthly wrap-ups. I wrote those a few years ago, but when I didn’t have time and energy to blog, I stopped, because it was rather frustrating.
- Queer Book Reviews in August 2022
- Memes and Discussions from a Queer POV in August 2022
- Bookish Reflections for August 2022
Queer Book Reviews in August 2022
If you missed a review of mine this month, this is your chance to read it. Maybe your next favourite queer book is hidden among them? Although I do admit, I really disliked one of those books…
- Review: How to Tame a Dragon by Lila Mina
I love Lila Mina’s Temper Series featuring older POC characters. My review tells you how queer paranormal romance How to Tame a Dragon holds up to it.
- Review: Give and Go by F.A. Ray
Queer Contemporary Sports Romance with a touch of BDSM Give and Go by F.A. Ray didn’t exactly work for me. Let the ranting review start!
- Review: Out of the Ashes by Jenn Burke
How does book three of queer paranormal romance series Ashes & Dust compare to book two?
- Review: Stone Wings by Jenn Burke
This queer paranormal romance features the fake dating trope and is full of banter and interesting lore.
Memes and Discussions from a Queer POV in August 2022
- All About eBooks
- Have you ever switched reading genres?
- Reviewing Books
- Queer Backlist Books
- Balancing Blogging and Life
- Help Authors Without Reviewing
- Queer YA Books for School
Bookish Reflections for August 2022
So far, I’m quite happy with the work I’ve done on The Queer Bookish this month and I’m 99 % sure my book blogging Bujo has been a huge part of my success. There are a few things I want to tweak, but I am already excited to set it up for 2023. As well as to start planning how to introduce you to the way I’m doing Bullet Journaling for my blog.
I enjoyed most of the books I’ve reviewed this month, but I’m not that surprised since those are written by my beloved authors Lila Mina and Jenn Burke.
I’m especially glad I decided to take part in Aria’s Let’s Talk Bookish meme which she hosts @Book Nook Bits because of that I got the inspiration to write my thoughts about Balancing Blogging and Life (and Working).
I’ve also replied to every email that sat in my inbox. There are still some comments I have to reply to though and quite some posts from fellow bloggers I want to read. I should probably block some time for that this weekend.
What’s your favourite piece you’ve published and/or read this month? Let me know and link to it in the comments!