Booktube Favs

I stumbled upon Booktube many moons ago, searching for good book recommendations. Instead, I found cliques, drama queens and a lot of entertainment. And maybe a couple of good book recommendations too, but that's not important anymore. If you don't know what Booktube is, you're missing out. It's the literature community on Youtube, where you'd think … Continue reading Booktube Favs

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“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)

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

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

What Genre Should You Read Based On Your Zodiac Sign?

Aries (March 21- April 19) Genre: Action and adventure The first astrological sign in the Zodiac, Aries are full of energy. They are strong-willed leaders known for being impulsive. Fast paced novels with a lot of action are a sure way to keep an Aries entertained. Taurus (April 20- May 20) Genre: Classics and Historical Nonfiction … Continue reading What Genre Should You Read Based On Your Zodiac Sign?