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Books are a big part of my life. Ever since I was a kid, I loved reading books. (I’m not exaggerating or being dramatic. I have a letter from my preschool teacher that serves as proof that I’m a true blue bibliophile even when I was young.) As I grew up, I kept the habit of reading, my taste changing from fairytales to wizard worlds.

Yes, I’ve always loved books. But summer of my junior year in high school, I discovered that I did not only have a love for books but it was a certain love, not quite like the usual. It was a burning love, a fiery passion. My mom started calling it an “addiction” when she noticed I spent too much on books but I told her she was wrong. I told her I was a bibliophile. I was simply bookish.

Why am I telling you all this? I don’t really know. I thought it would be a good way to start my first blog post. And also because it kinda explains what the purpose of this blog is. I want to keep this certain love I have for books and I want it to stay this way. I decided (just today) that I wanted a separate blog for my book posts. I’ll be writing about the books I read, the books I want to read, the books I hate, the books I wish never ended. I’ll list down my bookworm fixations and musings. Yep, that’s what Stay Bookish will consist of. I don’t know if anyone is actually reading this right now but if you are, I hope you’ll cultivate your love for books and join me as I start my book blogging journey!

xx, Hazel

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2 thoughts on “A certain love for books

  1. Hey there, Hazel. I’m so glad you commented on my blog. I’m always on the lookout for great blogs to follow and yours is one. Also, you take awesome photos! =D

    Looking forward to talking books with you.

    Posted on July 6, 2013 at 12:23 pm
    1. You’re so sweet, thank you so much <33333

      Posted on July 6, 2013 at 12:54 pm