Hi there, people of the interwebs. I’m Devina. By nature, I’m a night owl. I began this blog way back in the November of 2011, the year I graduated from high school. The year I hadn’t quite grown up as yet, as my early posts might indicate.
I started out into this brave new world of sorts beyond excited at sharing my thoughts and opinions about … well, I wasn’t sure exactly about what, but I did know I had the choice of a louder voice. I wrote about anything that came to mind but recently I’ve decided to focus on books.
I read almost everything: poetry, fiction, non-fiction, adventure, romance, biographies, science, culture, history, fantasy, urban fantasy; you name it. I was in a serious relationship with hot chocolate at the time but we don’t see much of each other these days, now coffee keeps me company.
My other love is language. Not any particular one. Just the infinite, intangible, flexible but solid gorgeous weight of it. Currently, I’m self-studying the basics of linguistics and the French and Japanese languages.
In conjunction with my interests in language, I find great joy with my readings into archaeology. My favourite ancient cities include Petra, Palmyra, and Rome though I still have tons more to read. And you could say I have a thing for Greek mythology.
I hope you like what you’ve seen, enough so that you’ll come back for more 😉