Pining

I pine for summer
but now I’m craving
the familiarity of autumn books
that seem to shine orange and red
and brown and smell like warm drinks
and plenty of layers;
stories that glow warmth
and make me feel at one again.

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The Books That Made Me [World Book Day]

I love World Book Day. It’s a whole day of celebrating books and how wonderful they are. World Book Day always felt special because some years it landed on my birthday. I remember great days at school, getting to be surrounded by books all day, doing book things.

For this year’s World Book Day, I thought I’d put together a list of books that made me. Continue reading