“Cat Person,” By Kristen Roupenian (Short Story)

I've never been a huge fan of short stories. One of my favorite aspects of reading a novel is developing the friendship with the characters. But when I saw the short story "Cat Person" trending on Twitter last night, I knew I had to check it out. The story was published in The New Yorker … Continue reading “Cat Person,” By Kristen Roupenian (Short Story)

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Total Sorority Move’s Article on the #MeToo Movement

Read First: TSM's Me, Too article Less than 24 hours ago, Total Sorority Move posted an article on their website labeled "Literally, Why Can't I Say #MeToo?" When I initially saw it, I panicked because TSM doesn't have the reputation of being appropriate, down-to-earth, or even pleasant.  Reading this article made my chest tighten. Not … Continue reading Total Sorority Move’s Article on the #MeToo Movement

“Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? And Other Concerns,” by Mindy Kaling

2/5 Stars This book was recommended to me by at least three friends. Some of these friends had already seen “The Office’ (a television show that Kaling wrote for) and read her book because they liked her from the show, and the others had never seen the show but wanted to after reading her book. … Continue reading “Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? And Other Concerns,” by Mindy Kaling

Hulu’s Television Show “The Handmaid’s Tale” Review

  Whenever I heard that the dystopian novel "The Handmaid's Tale" was being turned into a television series, I decided it was finally time to read the novel. I loved the unique world that Atwood had built, but her writing techniques took pleasure away from the experience. Hulu's version made a lot more sense to … Continue reading Hulu’s Television Show “The Handmaid’s Tale” Review