About

"We're all mad here..."


My name is Katie. I am a 21 year old student of stories just trying to find my place in the world. 

 I'm currently in my 4th year at Grand Valley State University where I study History and and English Literature. I spend my weekends watching Netflix and playing video games. Nothing drains my bank account faster than a trip to Barnes and Noble, and sometimes I just can't stop myself from stopping at Sephora on the way out. I believe education is the catalyst for progress and I strive to be a part of that whenever I can. All of these pieces come together her in my little corner of the internet.

I spent a lot of time stressing out over what I wanted this blog to be. I was always worried about making it too broad, or that people wouldn't be interested in reading about X or Y. I felt like I had to be a lifestyle blogger, or a book blogger, or an activism blogger; I felt like I had to pick one. I've finally decided, though, that I don't want to put  those restrictions on myself. This blog is mine, and I am all of those things put together and more. I am not one sided, so my blog should not be either. I am a geek of many passions and I refuse to choose only one. 

My favorite part of blogging is the community. I really love meeting people through blogging, so please feel free to connect with me be it through comments, twitter, tumblr, instagram, or even shooting me an email at paperbackplanes@gmail.com 

2 comments:

  1. Ohhh I agree with you so much about how important fiction is and how it reflects on real life. As I said in my Ms. Marvel review last weekend, I don't have a #YesAllWomen story, but I do have comic books... and movies, and novels, and stories in general. I decided to start showcasing that stuff on my blog in a bigger and more explicitly identified way. Reviewing all the Tinker Bell movies was part of it, and week after next I'm doing some recommendation lists. I wish it was easier to interact between Wordpress and Blogspot, but all the same, I'm really excited about this new blog you've got and I'll be following!

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    1. Thank you so much! I'm really excited about this so I'm happy someone else is too :) And yeah I'm planning on doing similar stuff as to what you did with the tinkerbell series with stuff too. :)

      And thank you for reminding me actually I meant to put another style of "follow' up for the wordpressers. Its frustrating how big of a pain it is, I agree.

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