birth | 100 Emotions (a sketching challenge)

I am enthralled to discover this almost-exhaustive list of inspiring, complex, multilayered words over at cherrytato (an amazing blog, btw). And while the original prompt is to respond with the written word, I’ve decided to switch to sketching instead to expand my creative horizons.

If you are interested, feel free to choose whatever form of medium you wish (writing, sketching, painting, etc.) to undertake this challenge. ❤

For today, this is birth.



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Creative Blogger Award

I was nominated by my dear friend, Emma Snow, for the Creative Blogger Award, over at Books Forget Me Knot. Not only do I simply adore her clever blog title, but I’m an active reader of Emma’s excellent blog –check it out! ❤

The Rules:

  • Nominate 15-20 blogs and notify all nominees via their social media/blogs
  • Thank and post the link of the blog that nominated you (very important)
  • Share 5 facts about yourself to your readers
  • Pass these rules on to them

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3 Adorable Songs to Brighten Your Day

From time to time, we need a break from life.

I myself have my fair share of favourite books revolving around angst (A Swift Pure Cry by Siobhan Dowd is one of my favourite books) or “darker” types of music (anything by Three Days Grace, Linkin Park and Breaking Benjamin I enjoy). Then there are movies, television shows, and I can go on.

That said, I occasionally find myself craving light. Sometimes, you just need something light, cute and fluffy.

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