Book Review: Towelhead by Alicia Erian


This was an impulse read and a way to get out of a reading slump I was in. I typically dont go for YA (young adult), but I was intrigued by the title and synopsis. About the Book Author: Alicia Erian Published: April 2006 Pages: 336 Other works: some short stories, directing and screenwriting Synopsis [...]

Hello 2019!


Happy New Year, Readers!It has been a while since I have posted, as usual. I have the tendency to go without posting for far too long and of course, I would like to change that. I always have good intentions, so we shall see if I get better at consistently blogging. I don't like to [...]

Multi Book Review


I had a pretty good reading month in October with a total of 8 books read. I did deviate away from my tbr, but most of my reads were satisfactory so I have no regrets. Here is some of what I read and my thoughts. Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson It's hard for me to [...]

RIP Ntozake Shange


"Creation is everything you do. Make something"! I quote her here on the blog but I am not proud to say that I haven't read any of her books. Although I did read her introduction in Passing by Nella Larsen; I have yet to read any of her other amazing work. Ntozake Shange; poet, playwright, [...]

Learning the Books


I recently entered into a book photo challenge, but I wasn't fully invested to participate for the entire month. I did want to at least try and participate most of the days. Everyday there is a different theme and one of the themes was contemporary classics. Admittedly, I had no idea what that was. Of [...]