Book Review: Girls Burn Brighter by Shobha Rao


I am super behind on my book reviews and right now I am playing catch up. I read Girls Burn Brighter in June and it was part of our diverse summer reading challenge. I won this book in a giveaway and it is an ARC version. Here is my honest review of this book. About [...]

Book Review: An American Marriage by Tayari Jones


I would like to first acknowledge that my opinions on books are not always going to be popular. Prime example; Toni Morrison. Although I love what she has done and look up to her as a writer I cannot lie and say that I like her writing. I have tried to read her books and [...]

Poetry Review- Vetiver by librecht baker


It appears as if Ms. baker spells her name in all lower-case letters; so I will respect and honor that in this review! About the authorlibrecht baker is a Long Beach, CA writer, English teacher and Dembrebrah West African Drum and Dance Ensemble member. Synopsislibrecht baker's vetiver pushes back against the dangerous walls that attempt to [...]

Book Review- The Last Mrs. Parrish by Liv Constantine


Wow is all I can say about this book. It is a story well told and the way that it is played out is phenomenal. Talk about redemption. This book is a major page turner and from what I've heard may be made into a movie. In my opinion it is worthy. This book gave [...]