Lately With Lila April & May 2021 | Springing Forward

Hello again, friends! How are we doing? Hopefully well, and if not, I hope brighter days head your way soon! I’m so happy to say that I am back for real this time, friends! I’m so sorry for my accidental disappearance—I ended up being swamped with schoolwork and then with final exams (ew!). But I’m […]

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Lately With Lila March 2021 | Moving On From March

Hello, my dear friends! How are y’all doing? I hope you are all well, safe, and happy, and if you aren’t, then I hope brighter days head your way soon! Well…It would appear it’s been another month! Tbh, it wasn’t my best month, but hey, at least I read more and got to watching some […]

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Grandiosely Mediocre | Down Comes The Night by Allison Saft

PLEASE NOTE: This post contains affiliate links for which I receive a small commission if you use them to purchase an item. Title: Down Comes The Night Author: Allison Saft Format: Audiobook Narrator(s): Saskia Maarleveld Running Time: 12 hours, 47 minutes Source: Purchased Trigger Warning(s): gore and violence, murder, death, torture, surgery and medical procedure, […]

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Lately With Lila January & February 2021 | Drowning In Schoolwork…

*peaks shyly around corner* Hellooooooo there, friends. It is I, your friendly neighborhood Lila, returning from my impromptu hiatus! I know I was gone for two whole months and I’m so sorry there was no notice. Basically school and life got crazy and adjusting to the uptick meant I had to take an unscheduled break […]

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Wrapping Up The Year | 2020 Favorites

Well, friends, we made it! It is finally 2021 and I don’t know about you but I am beyond thrilled to bid 2020 adieu! And good riddance, amiright? Lol! 2020 honestly seemed like The Year The Universe Threw All The Things At Us and it feels like an absolute miracle that any of us made […]

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Lately With Lila December 2020 | Goodbye 2020 & Good Riddance!

Hey, friends, how’re you all doing? I hope you are well, safe, happy, and healthy and if not, I hope brighter days head your way soon! I cannot believe we made it through the last month of the eternity that was 2020 and into 2021. I, for one, am really hoping this year will be […]

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ANNOUNCING: The Written In The Margins Traveling Book Club! (SIGN UPS OPEN)

Sooooo…friends…I did A ThingTM! I’ve had a dream of doing this thing for a long time now and I finally bit the bullet and just…did it! Okay, okay, so I know I’m being all cryptic, so I’ll stop now and just come out and say it: *deep breath* I’m starting a traveling book club!! Now, […]

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The Stuck At Home Book Tag

Hello, dear friends, and welcome back to Hardcover Haven! I hope you are all well, happy, and safe and if you aren’t, I hope brighter days head your way soon! Here in the US, COVID-19 cases have spiked drastically in the past month, leading to most places here tightening their restrictions for gatherings and outings. […]

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Thinking Out Loud | Hi, I Have No Internal Monologue & This Is How I Think

Hey, friends! A while back, the internet flew into a frenzy over whether or not you have an internal monologue. Apparently, the majority of people have an internal monologue and are simply amazed and astounded by those of us who just…don’t. And, yes, I said “those of us” because—surprise!—I am, in fact, someone who does […]

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TBR Inspection | 5 Books I’ve Picked Up & Re-Shelved

Hey, friends! How’s it going? Hopefully well and if not, hopefully brighter days head your way soon! Today I want to talk about books I’ve started reading and set down for one reason or another, fully intending to return to them and finish them…and then never got back to (or at least haven’t gotten back […]

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