I love to wander a bookstore. If I can find a local independent store when I travel for work I am there in a flash. I want to see them flourish so I always try to find something I might not otherwise have read. I want to discover a new perspective. Some of the best … Continue reading Discovering New Perspectives
“There are more life forms in a handful of forest soil than there are people on the planet.”
Good golly, this one is really something. Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stakes by Annie Spence came along at just the right time. I needed a good laugh and something to keep me company on my drive across state. I wasn't looking for it. It simply was an interesting sounding book with … Continue reading Dear Fahrenheit 451 – It’s Funny.
The Man Booker Short list, Kirkus Prize finalist - This is Mohsin Hamid's Exit West. It seems this novel is the talk of the town... literary world. A love story of sorts. It has been slow to get into my hands since its landing on my shelf back in March of this year. It has … Continue reading Exit West
I love when you find something wonderful you didn't even know you wanted to read.
A flash review of my summer reads.
“The world’s richest people per capita were becoming the world’s most murdered.”
'Love, Arson, and life in a Vanishing Land'
I share these "Things" so that perhaps you can enjoy them too.
This book is proof that by reading and reflecting on it, we just might deliver new versions of ourselves.