A-Z Bookish Survey Tag + The Blogger Recognition Award = SO MANY TAGS

Hey everyone! Welcome back to Purely Olivia. πŸ™‚

Over the past few months, I’ve been tagged for so many wonderful tags by so many wonderful bloggers! I’m just starting to chip away at the pile, so if you’ve tagged me for something in the past, first of all thank you, and second of all, I promise to get around to it eventually. I think.

Today I’m going to be doing the A-Z Book Survey and the Blogger Recognition award- and I’m so excited. Let’s jump right in!

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5 Books You Really, Really Need To Read This Fall

It’s fall.

You can smell it in the air, see it in the leaves changing colors, and taste it in the pumpkin-spiced everything. Fall is my favorite season, and it’s finally here!

I love seasonal book recommendations almost as much as I love fall. Today I’ll be sharing 5 books that you should be reading this fall! So pour yourselves a cup of tea or cocoa, curl up with a blanket, and get ready to add some books to your TBR. πŸ˜‰

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Ways I Crush Writer’s Block

I think most writers can agree on one thing.

No matter if you’re published or not, type with a computer or write by hand, create poetry or long stories, you can probably nod along as I say this:

Writer’s block is the worst.

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So how do I beat writer’s block? How do I keep writing even when I feel like the creative juices just aren’t flowing anymore? Read on to find out. πŸ™‚

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Reasons I’ve Been a Blogger for 3 Years + A Peek At My Blogging Journal!

It’s hard to believe, but I have been a blogger for over three years.

I’ve been a Weebly blogger and a WordPress blogger. I’ve written posts about food and books and writing and so many others things (but mostly books). I’ve commented on blogs, I’ve had my blog commented on, I’ve had long posts and short posts and everything in between. I’ve been frustrated and sad, but most of all I have felt joy.

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Once I started blogging, I didn’t want to stop. The first half of this post will be reasons why I’ve stayed on this journey- why I love being a blogger. πŸ™‚

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Big News! // Q&A For 50 Followers!

Hi there! Welcome back to Purely Olivia. πŸ™‚ Today I have some exciting news- I’ve reached 50 followers!

I’m really happy to have reached this milestone, and THANK YOU so very much to each and every one of my followers!❀️I appreciate you all greatly. It means a lot that you’d read my blog posts!

On my blog birthday post, I had a few polls asking what you’d like to see next on Purely Olivia. What got the most votes was…

A Q&A Post!

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“Write What You Know.”//Best or Worst Advice?!

“Write what you know.”

I’ve heard this piece of advice countless times. And I still don’t understand it.Β What if I write about things IΒ don’tΒ know? Does that mean my writing will be bad? And if IΒ do write what I know, how does that help me?

Even after years of hearing people say this, I can’t decide if this is the best advice ever or the worst advice ever. Let’s get to discussing!

Say It Dont Spray It

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