The Sunday Post #2

Hey, (mood) readers!

Sunday PostThe Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer. It’s a chance to share News. A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog. This is your news post, so personalize it! Include as much as you want or as little. Be creative, it can be a vlog or just a showcase of your goodies. Link up once a week or once a month, you decide. Book haul can include library books, yard sale finds, arcs and bought books..share them! Feel free to copy and use my Sunday Post image.

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Offline Life Update

Hey, everyone! I am happy that I got to keep up with this weekly meme and actually post a second one. A short life update: It has been very peaceful here in our new home and we are settling in quite nicely. We finally got a stable internet connection and I no longer have to depend on unreliable cellular data! That’s a little good news.

I was also very busy with work, as I have back into hosting trainings – now via Zoom. That and all my pending jobs in my content writing gig is making it near impossible for me to find time to do anything else!

Also, it has not been a good week for me – mentally and emotionally. If you are aware of the news and browsing #BlackLivesMatter, you would probably now what I am talking about. As I grow older, I realize I have to remove my rose-colored glasses and see the world for the mess it is. Unfortunately, this caused my anxiety to shoot up – and I haven’t been sleeping well since the incident happened. I know that I am on the other side of the globe, but being in social media makes the world feel much smaller… I only wish that there can be an end to all of this and that George Floyd, his family, and all other victims of racism, violence, and prejudice get the justice that they deserve.

I cannot really put into words what I am feeling. I am very heartbroken, angered, frustrated, hopeless, and anxious about what is yet to come. I know that my platform is really focused on bookish things – but maybe, I can scream into my own little corner of the world for people to stop turning a blind eye and speak up against racism. This has gone long enough.

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This Week’s Blog Posts

I haven’t uploaded as much as I would have wanted, because of work and the state of my mental health. Here are the posts that I was able to sare this week:

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Social Media Updates

I posted two photos on Bookstagram this week! 

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What I Have Been Watching

Avatar The Last Airbender Netflix Teaser Trailer and Announcement ...  Selling Sunset Season 2 Release Date, Cast, Trailer, and Details ...

I know that I posted about these two shows last weeks, but they were still my companions this week. I have finally finished the second season of Selling Sunset and I cannot wait for Season 3 to start. Still at Season 1 of ATLA, but I hope I can get to watch more episodes this week!

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This Week’s LSS

My sister is part of a band called Neon Sunsets and they just shared their first song on Spotify! She is the vocalist and she sounds great – so I hope you can give this song a listen! It has a good vibe and the song was stuck in my head for days!

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New Books In My Library

No new books this week! I haven’t been reading – not even using Scribd or listening to audiobooks. I have placed an order for two books, though, and if they arrive next week, I will tell you in my next Sunday’s Post.

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What I Have Read This Week

Surprisingly, for a very busy week, I was able to finish 5 reads. 3 of them are audiobooks and 2 of them are digital copies.

Audiobooks via Spotify

  • Keep The Faith by Ana Tejano
  • Closer by Alexa Riley

Digital Copies

  • Natalie Tan’s Book of Luck & Fortune by Roselle Lim

What I Am Currently Reading

I was too exhausted this week and it has been very hard to read even a few pages of some books. Unfortunately, these current titles are on hold:

  • When You Were Mine by Lisa Swift
  • It Sounded Better In My Head by Nina Kenwood
  • Don’t You Forget About Me by Mhairi McFarlane

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My Favorite Book This Week

Keep the Faith by Ana Tejano

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What You Can Expect On The Blog Next Week

Should my plans fall through, you can expect the following posts in the next few days!

  • Book Review: Until Friday Night by Abbi Glines
  • Book Review: Playing House by Ruby Lang
  • 2020 Book Releases I Am Excited About – Part 4
  • Book Review: Under The Lights by Abbie Glines
  • Book Review: The Wives by Tarryn Fisher
  • Book Review: The Best Lies by Sarah Lyu

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Mandatory Dog Photo Before You Go

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What was the highlight of your week?
What song had been stuck in your head?
Do you have Netflix recommendations?
Please share your thoughts in the comments!
yna

♡ Yna the Mood Reader 

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8 thoughts on “The Sunday Post #2

  1. It’s so good to get things organized and make a new place home. We’ve been here 11 months now and still have some things to do. I’m working on the yard and garden stuff I ignored last year because I was so busy moving and unpacking.
    I am overwhelmed by the horror of things happening. We are just staying home.
    Stay safe and be well!
    Anne – Books of My Heart Here is my Sunday Post   

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  2. Well said about everything going on! It is hard to know what to do to help sometimes, but you’re right- it has gone on long enough.

    Love the sound of that song! Sounds awesome, and what a cool band name. 🙂 Hope they do well!

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