Ticking Off Boxes

I recently came across PopSugar’s reading list for 2016. After giving it a once-over, I decided to see which boxes Busting Clichés ticks off so far. Here’s what I found:

2016 Reading Challenge Popsugar

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Being a list lover, I hope there will be many more boxes to tick off for Busting Clichés.  Do you like, love or hate reading lists? Which boxes will you be ticking off this year?

Are Books Relevant In Today’s World?

Woman Reading

Not too long ago, books used to be be derided as the calling card of the “uncool”: geeks, nerds and bookworms. Today, they have gained social acceptance, even patronage from people from all walks of life. With the negative connotation gone and the growing influx of new and exciting genres, books have come a long way. However, while working on my first draft, I often asked myself- are books still relevant today? Surely, new media forms offer all the benefits of books – and more? Continue reading