Ever since I joined Noi Club, I’ve been amazed by the wonderful connections I’ve made – I’ve found it all so inspiring and encouraging for me to keep going. I am so glad that I’ve been able to share some book tips in return – and that my new friend Vix has benefited from them! Please check out her beautiful blog for her words of wisdom.
Looking back over August, I read a lot. Mostly fiction – luxuriating in the pure please of reading a thrilling novel for no other reason than I wanted to. But August has also been the month of starting and not finishing books so expect to see some of these books crop up again in later months if and when I finally finish them!
The Gifts of Imperfection – Brené Brown
Why I Picked It Up: This was recommended by my new friend Siobhan, who blogs over at ToGetHer Further. Siobhan and I both struggle with perfectionism, piling on the pressure for no real reason. She said this book really resonated with her so I was curious to try it.
What the Cover Says: Each day we face a barrage of images and messages from society and the media telling us who, what, and how we should be. We…
View original post 1,540 more words