Saying Goodbye to Chapters

Chapters, a beloved Dublin bookstore located in its centre, is closing its doors on the 31st of this month (in like 2 days). This independent store which opened up nearly 40 years ago has relocated few times since, but at its latest location just on Parnell Street, it was selling a variety of new and…

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2021 update

To say this year has been a challenge would be an understatement. Personally, it consisted of the highest highs and lowest lows I’ve ever remembered experiencing. Unfortunately, one of the aspects that took the heavy beating was reading, and by extension this blog and the Bookstagram account. The unfazed optimist in me at the beginning…

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Review: “Ikigai”

According to the Japanese, everyone has an ikigai – a reason for living. And according to the residents of the Japanese island of Okinawa – the world’s longest-living people – finding it is the key to a happier and longer life. Ikigai is an introductory self-guide book to help you discover your own reasons to…

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