Happy almost-Autumn! Here’s what I have for you this week! I love reading, I love a good book, and I love Continue reading
I am what you would call a book nerd (or a bibliophile). I love books. Yes, there’s also bread, I love that too (breadophile?). But books, ah, I love thee. I recently came upon Continue reading
Okay, maybe they didn’t change my life in any cosmic way but they dramatically shifted my perspective on my colourful upbringing. Instead of finding fault in the struggles my sisters and I overcame as kids growing up in our chaotic household, I have learned to be grateful for it. I am thankful for those exact struggles we faced because I am proud of the people we’ve become.
People always Continue reading
The last book I read that I would never recommend reading is/are:
Into the Water by Paula Hawkins. This book irritated me very much. I enjoy books with different points of view but this was too much. Paula Hawkins wrote from ten different perspectives and from three different periods in time. It was exhausting and every chapter after the next was unmemorable and frankly, a big waste of time. Continue reading
Cupcake Brown’s memoir, A Piece of Cake, is a literary tour de force- not so much because of her writing (as captivating as it was) but because of her unbelievable tale. Cupcake Brown lets down her walls for the first time, untangling all the lies she’s learned to tell throughout her life in order to protect herself. She jumps through a hurdle of debilitating fear to bring us a fiercely raw, wildly suspenseful, no-holds-barred, and intimate story of how she came to be the woman, motivational speaker, lawyer,and survivor she is today.
Cupcake begins her journey detailing Continue reading