An Open Letter to Shiori (Six Crimson Cranes by Elizabeth Lim)

This is part of a series called Margin Letters, where I write open letters to fictional characters of content I love. This particular installment is a stop on the blog tour organized by TBR and Beyond Tours. Please read my non-spoiler review here. Shiori is the sole princess of Kiata and the protagonist of Six… Continue reading An Open Letter to Shiori (Six Crimson Cranes by Elizabeth Lim)

An Open Letter to Voya (Blood Like Magic by Liselle Sambury)

This is part of a series called Margin Letters, where I write open letters to fictional characters of content I love. This particular installment is a stop on the blog tour for Blood Like Magic organized by TBR And Beyond Book Tours. Please see publication information and read my non-spoiler review here. Voya Thomas is… Continue reading An Open Letter to Voya (Blood Like Magic by Liselle Sambury)

An Open Letter to the Jinseins of Ziri-nar-Orxiaro (Chronicles of the Bitch Queen by K.S. Villoso)

on being kindred spirits with a diaspora in another world: Jinseins are the citizens of Jin-sayeng. Many of them have moved to the nearby Empire of Ziri-nar-Orxiaro, forming pockets of immigrant communities and serving as an important source of labor.

An Open Letter to Master Yim (The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang)

a brain fart on writing war into existence and historiography in fantasy novels: Master Yim is the professor of history at Sinegard, a military academy and THE top school of R. F. Kuang's trilogy The Poppy War. This letter covers events of the first book only, as I am too much of a wimp to dive into The Dragon Republic without getting everything off my chest.

Announcement: Margin Letters

a new blog feature for bookish content! Joining the bookish community, specifically book Twitter, is an exciting way to get back into reading and to connect with authors and bookish creators. I love reading everyone's perspectives, and it inspires me to join the discourse as well. I've tried my hand at updating my Goodreads account… Continue reading Announcement: Margin Letters