2015 Goals

Happy 2015 guys, I hope you’ve had a spectacular start to the year. This is my obligatory new years goals post, but first, lets look back at how I did at my 2014 goals:


  1. Read more classics – I want to read 6 this year! – I didn’t read as many classics as I wanted to this year, completing only Mansfield Park.
  2. Read some upcoming 2014 movie adaptations (I’m looking at you Vampire Academy!!) – I hate watching films based on books if I haven’t read the book first!!  – Well I definitely didn’t do well on this goal. I didn’t go to the cinema as much as I wanted to this year, and so I didn’t read as many upcoming adaptions – The Maze Runner is very high on my TBR list.
  3. Have a, very loose, theme for each month. One of my favourite Book-Tubers, The Readables, does this and I think it’s so cool! – I have to say I utterly failed at this goal. My blogging has become much more relaxed in 2014, and I think themes may be slightly too much for me.
  4. Read more debuts! – Now I have done a bit better at this goal – I read 7 debuts in 2014
  5. Continue listening to Audiobooks – my goal for 2014 is 6 – I failed at this one as well. I did a lot of starting audiobooks, and not a lot of finishing them…
  6. Be up to date of A Song of Ice and Fire – hahahahahaha. This didn’t happen.


  1. Be more consistent with my blogging – I have been very bad these past few months and I need to get more organised with my blogging schedule. – I think I’ve been a bit more consistent this year, but I still need to up my game in 2015
  2. Blog about what I want to – I feel like my little blog had a bit of an identity crisis this year, but in 2014 I want to branch out a little and blog about anything and everything that I want to! – I definitely have done this in 2014. I love the direction my blog is going in – it’s a little more personal.
  3. Get better at Social Networking – I think I am finally getting the hang of and becoming obsessed with twitter! I want to continue that in 2014!! – Still obsessed with twitter. And tumblr. And pinterest. And instagram.
  4. Take more pictures on my blog – I need to do this in 2015 🙂
  5. Do a givaway! – Still need to do this.


  1. Spend time on hobbies other than reading and writing, because sometimes they take over my life! – I have started crocheting and worked on my photography in 2014.
  2. Finish my draft of my current project! – I finished that draft and started a new one!
  3. Finish (and pass) my second year at Uni – done and done.
  4. Be less of a negative nelly!! – Still working on my glass-half-full philosophy, but I’ve definitely made some progress.

2015 goals.


  1. Read what I want to read, and what I feel like reading.
  2. Read widely, read books that are interesting and new.
  3. Stop finishing books I’m not enjoying, it’s okay to DNF.


  1. Blog honestly.
  2. Write what I want to write.
  3. Take more pictures.


  1. Enjoy the moment.
  2. Write freely.
  3. Finish university.

So those are my goals for 2015, I am so excited for the year ahead, and I will leave you with the genius of Neil Gaiman:

“May your coming year be filled with magic and dreams and good madness. I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you’re wonderful, and don’t forget to make some art — write or draw or build or sing or live as only you can. And I hope, somewhere in the next year, you surprise yourself.”

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