Five things I learned from actively choosing to read nonfiction

Reading is my way of expanding what I know about the world beyond my own limited experiences. There is nothing I love more than being transported into a new world and constantly adapting to ways of thinking that are very different from my own. This year, I've decided to confront my fear of nonfiction with… Continue reading Five things I learned from actively choosing to read nonfiction

Demystifying the reading slump: notes and comments about reading motivation

finding the drive to finish my ever-expanding TBR This post is part of a series called The Grad Studies Notebook, where I try to share what I learn from my grad classes in the hopes that you might find them useful and empowering like I do. Ever gotten into a reading slump? One of the… Continue reading Demystifying the reading slump: notes and comments about reading motivation

Whatever by Carmen Guerrero Nakpil: Discussion questions + answers and thoughts I have so far

This reading log is part of a series called Classroom Without Walls, where I come up with discussion questions for books I read and try to answer them too. This is my first entry, and I would love to appreciate your thoughts on the format and the kinds of questions asked here. Whatever is a… Continue reading Whatever by Carmen Guerrero Nakpil: Discussion questions + answers and thoughts I have so far