Wednesday, 5 June 2019

Month in Review(s) - May 2019


May was another month of ups-and-downs.



Such is life - we just keep moving after all!



Things are starting to kind of improve depression-wise, if you squint and turn your head a bit, so... that's good!


'May' graphic with yellow flower



No book reviews this month, sorry.

There is at least one coming in June though!

I've got it sorted already. It's a mini-review, but a review all the same!




And I finally have my Pinterest account up and running!!!! WOOO!!!!

I bit the bullet and contacted Pinterest Support, and the exchange of the next several days went something like this (paraphrased):



Me: *Explains problem*

Pinterest: Have you tried clearing the cache or using a different browser?

Me: Yes. Many times.

Pinterest: ...OK, it should be OK now.

Me: *Logs in*

Me: Nope

Pinterest: Have you tried clearing the cache or using a different browser?

Me: *takes deep breath* Yes. Many times.

Pinterest: *Passes the problem up the line*

Pinterest: Have you tried clearing the cache or using a different browser?

Me: Yes. Yes I have.

Pinterest: What account are you using? We can't find it.

Me: *now knows you ain't done sh** to help before now or you would've asked this to begin with*

Me: This one: *gives details*

Pinterest: Nope. That account doesn't exist. You're wrong.

Me: *Logs in with said account that apparently doesn't exist*

Me: ...Honestly, I don't know what to tell you.

Pinterest: *radio silence for a day or two*

Pinterest: OK, we hit some sh** with a baseball bat and it should be OK now.


...And it was!

So if you wanna check out each other's Pinterest boards, or just follow me 'cos ya love me *bats eyelashes* then you can follow me here.


I'm not gonna lie, it's essentially full of me getting distracted by nerd and Queer stuff, and pictures of cats. But then, isn't that what the Internet's for? ;)




Speaking of social-media-ness, have you guys tried Mix*?

Mix is a FREE social bookmarking site that I use quite a lot, so you can follow me there* too if you wanna!

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Most popular posts



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Mildly Amusing Searches

Inspired by similar features from Cait @ Paper Fury and other bloggers

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Sorry darling, this is strictly vampire territory 😋


Claudia from Interview with the Vampire: I promise I'll get rid of the bodies
Via Giphy


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Um... I have no idea

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For when your 8tx's need could-ing
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Non-Review Posts

...which this month is all of 'em!







Comics Wrap-Up


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I Will Shield You From the Waves If They Find You - Hiding from Avengers: Endgame spoilers, and fun interweb-superhero shenanigans!

Running Away and Hiding With You, I Never Thought They'd Get Me Here - Legal advice for the MCU, The Umbrella Academy, & more

She Is the First Voice of the Last Ones In the Line - Batwoman, Dark Phoenix, & more

Stars Are On the Ground - X-Men: Dark Phoenix & more



Friday Fics Fix


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They Didn't Teach Us This At the Academy - Incredible fanfiction from The Umbrella Academy fandom, ft. Klaus Hargreeves (my boy!) and PTSD

What Is Dead May Never Die - I needed some Theon Greyjoy-Sansa Stark feels, ok?

In 2009, There Was a Girl Named Jennifer Check - My quest to make EVERYONE watch Jennifer's Body, as aided by fanfiction

Dream Girl, Outta This World - Braniac 5 and Nia Nal from Supergirl, because I love them!



Nerd Church

The Writer Diaries: Patchwork Writing and Whatever Works For You - Some people are plotters, some are pantsers, and I write in patchwork

Is This Dystopia? - The year is 2019...

Other Non-Review Posts

Micropoetry - April 2019









How was your May?
Talk to me! 😊💬






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Last updated: 8th June 2019

6 comments:

  1. Sometimes dealing with customer service can be a frustrating thing! Whenever I have an issue with blogger I just count on having to deal with it myself because google is no help!

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    1. Ha, why do you think I waited many months before contacting support? It was only when it became obvious it wasn't gonna fix itself! Lol.

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  2. Haha, sorry about your Pinterest problems. That’s really annoying! I followed you, though. I hope you’re having a great June!

    Aj @ Read All The Things!

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    1. It's fixed now though dammit! ;) And thank you - I followed back! :) <3

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  3. Congrats on getting your Pinterest account up and running! Looks like you've had a wonderful month of non-review posts :)

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