Today I was surprised and flattered to be nominated for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award, by one of my favorite book bloggers, Annette at booknerderie! Thanks so much, Annette! (Seriously, her blog is awesome, and her reviews are very entertaining. Go check it out!) Here are the rules for this blogger award: 1. Thank and … More The Very Inspiring Blogger Award
Everyone loves to hear that someone actually enjoys their blog, right? Well, Gwen from Little Growing Pains has kindly nominated me for the Liebster Award, and it totally made my day. Gwen is a wonderful writer who often manages to uncannily reflect my own feelings in her beautiful words and stories. I totally recommend checking out … More The Liebster Award!
I’m pleased to say that the brilliant Tara at The Crazy Bookworm has nominated me for the One Lovely Blog award. Thank you, Tara! It is a joy reading your blog. I’m glad you’ve found mine enjoyable as well. As per the rules, I’m to divulge 7 facts about myself and nominate 7 other blogs deserving … More One Lovely Blog and A Little About Me
After reading Arthur Golden’s Memoirs of a Geisha, I realized how very little I actually know about geisha culture, and how many misconceptions I held about what a geisha is and does. I mean, are they courtesans? Prostitutes? Slaves? (No, no, and no.) So I picked up a book at the library: Geisha: A Unique … More 17 Things You Might Not Know About Geisha Culture