Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Top Ten Posts that give the best glimpse of ME!

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted at The Broke and the Bookish.

This has got to be the most non-me Top Ten Tuesday topic. Anyway...

These are a bunch of reviews, bookish anecdotes and just random, funny posts (in no particular order), which (according to me, anyway) give you the best glimpse of this blog:

1. Nargles, Wrackspurts and Blibbering Humdingers: My first ever bookish post, back when Tabula Rasa wasn't quite a book blog. I think it shows my love for Harry Potter perfectly, right from the title.

2. Why I Like Horror Fiction: The title is pretty much self-explanatory. This is one of the posts on this blog that got a lot of unexpected (but welcome, of course) attention.

3. Mort: A Random Crazy Post: Another title that says it all. This is from back when I hadn't gotten the hang of formatting and most of my readers were related to me. I does tell a lot about "me" though, or how crazy I was.

5. Reading Tolstoy's Anna Karenina: This is one of my favourite reviews on the blog.

6. Gilmore Girls and Books: This post is about how Rory Gilmore inspired me to read.

7. Literary Pet Peeves: It is one of those posts (one that tells a lot about me) where I rant on (and on) about bookish habits that people have that irritate me.

8. 11.22.63 by Stephen King: A Long Overdue Book Review: This is another of my favourite reviews on this blog.

9. Persepolis: Reading a Graphic Novel: ...and another (book review, that is.)

10. Re-reading Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury: A very recent post that I like, and possibly the longest post on the blog... possibly.

You know, after the first two or three, I got bored of going through the entire blog over and over again. So the rest may not tell much about me at all; but since we are already in the process of self-flattery, I could get away with saying that it's my blog, so I am sure they are great, anyway. (If not anything else, this post at least shows you that I write in long confusing sentences.)

Share your best posts with me and I'll be sure to check them out!


Beth D. said...

It got hard for me to think of stuff once I put a couple posts up too.

Beth ^_^

Bookworm Belle said...

These are all great, though my favorite it your review of Anna Karenina. See, I feel like I wasted months reading that book and didn't like it at all, but your writing is showcased well in the review. Great stuff!

Li said...

Great list! I haven't read Fahrenheit 451 (so bad, my brother's been telling me for years to read it lol) but I do love re-reading books and then posting up my thoughts about it because it's interesting to see how much my thoughts have changed or what I noticed that was different the second time around.

Great review on Anna Karenina! I read that book last year and absolutely loved it; there's just so much to dissert and think over from that book.

Here's my TTT for this week

LBC said...

I like your horror fiction post. I still haven't read any Stephen King, but I think I would like it. I'm also really jonesing to reread Fahrenheit 451.

vikk simmons said...

Thoughtful posts. Enjoyed my time here. I'm a huge fan of that quiet horror that creeps up on you and suddenly....

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