The Two Streamers I’d Take the Video Game Journey with Any Day: Bryan Dechart and Amelia Rose Blaire from Dechart Games

Video games take us on a journey unlike any other. It’s no wonder we want to share that journey with other people. Bryan Dechart and Amelia Rose Blaire, aka Dechart Games, are two Twitch streamers I’d share the video game journey with any day. The two actors stream multiple times per week and love to…

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5 Reasons Why You Need To Be Watching Retro Replay

Back in 2018, Retro Replay was born and since then has amassed over 200k subscribers on YouTube. The series follows actors Nolan North and Troy Baker as they sit down and play retro video games (or more recently video games they’ve starred in). Though this may sound familiar to some, Retro Replay has its own…

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The Decade of the Female Protagonist: 10 Video Game Heroines That Inspire Me and the Life Lessons They Taught

The 2010s bought my transition from childhood to adulthood. Turning 15 near the beginning of 2010 and now 24 in 2019, 15 feels like a lifetime ago and yet from then until now I’ve learnt and been taught so much. In this time period, I also solidified my love of narrative, storytelling and more specifically…

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The Bookstagram Powerhouse: An Exploration Into the Success of Bookstagram and the People That Run It. Week Four Interview: cainbooks

Bookstagrammer Claudia, also known as @cainbooks, lives in New Zealand and started her bookstagram journey in October 2016. What I love about Claudia is the elegance and simplicity her profile oozes. Whenever I see Claudia’s posts, I can’t help but feel calmer and know that even if a day can be hard, there’s always a good…

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The Love of the Book Subscription Box: What Makes Book Boxes Such a Hit in the Bookstagram Community. Featuring Owlcrate

The bookstagram community is a hub of passionate people, ready to share their love of books. At the forefront of this community, are the businesses that curate book subscription boxes that provide book lovers a little bit of magic every month.  Owlcrate is one of the leading book subscrpition boxes with over 200k Instagram followers…

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The Bookstagram Powerhouse: An Exploration Into the Success of Bookstagram and the People That Run It. Week Two Interview: she_who_reads_

Bookstagrammer Samantha, also known as @she_who_reads_, lives in New Zealand and started her bookstagram journey some time in 2017. What I love about Samantha is her commitment and passion for her craft. Samantha’s photographs have so much thought and time that has gone into each one and I am obsessed with her photo compositions. Thanks so…

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The Bookstagram Powerhouse: An Exploration Into the Success of Bookstagram and the People That Run It. Week One Interview: paperheartsnz

Bookstagrammer Anna, also known as @paperheartsnz, lives in New Zealand and started her bookstagram journey back in May 2018. What I love about Anna is her talent for capturing the wonder of books via photography.  I’m instantly transported into the books she features and always admire Anna’s combined aesthetic and ambiance. Thanks so much to…

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The Bookstagram Powerhouse: An Exploration Into the Success of Bookstagram and the People That Run It. Week Three Interview: paperbacks.and.petals

Bookstagrammer Gabrielle, also known as @paperbacks.and.petals, lives in New Zealand and started her bookstagram journey in April 2019. What I love about Gabrielle is how inviting she and her bookstagram profile are, both visually but also in a general sense. Gabrielle as a knack for creating an environment that is welcoming and reminds of me someone…

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3 Reasons Why The Time Travelling Show ‘Timeless’ Beat The Cancellation Odds

First it was cancelled and then it wasn’t. Timeless has made a name for itself recently for being one of the few shows that was cancelled but then renewed a few days later. Per cast and crew involved with the show, NBC listened to the fans when an uproar occurred online after the show’s cancellation.…

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Why You Need To Tune Into ‘Victoria’, The Period Drama Everyone’s Talking About

Travelling through time and back to the 19th century, we find ourselves in Britain and under the rule of Queen Victoria. Although we can’t physically travel through time ourselves, we can fictionally do so thanks to ITV’s latest television project, Victoria. The period drama Victoria follows the early days of Queen Victoria’s reign, similar to…

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