Posted on October 31, 2012

NaNoWriMo and The Shizuka Tea Shop

NaNoWriMo and The Shizuka Tea Shop

As you may have already seen if you follow me on AliMuskett.com, I’m taking part in NaNoWriMo this year. NaNoWriMo is National Novel Writing Month, and the aim of the game is to write a 50,000 word novel in the month of November. One of the keys to completing the task is to make a … Continue reading

Book Review: 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami

Book Review: 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami

In order to review 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami all I really need to say is this: 1Q84 is one of the best stories I have ever read. Period.  The three books comprise approximately 1,250 pages in total, but at no point was it a chore to read (I would advise checking out the Kindle version if you … Continue reading

Happy Hello Kitty Halloween!

Happy Hello Kitty Halloween!

(Image source) Not only is today Halloween, tomorrow is Hello Kitty’s birthday! Yes, Miss Kitty White was born on 1st November 1974, making her 38 years old tomorrow! So, to celebrate, here’s a picture of my favourite ever Hello Kitty Halloween item I bought in Japan: Isn’t that the cutest? Halloween is celebrated in Japan … Continue reading