Think Like A Monk – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I’ve stumbled upon this book because my therapist kept suggesting it to me and so I finally decided to check it out. I’ve seen his videos before in the past and I saw him on Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Red Table Talk on Facebook which helped me to learn about him even more. He isn’tContinue reading “Think Like A Monk – A Book Review”

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes & Other Lessons from the Crematory – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I’m back with another book review. I’m really excited about this book because it was a prompt from my book club that’s on Goodreads. The prompt was to read a book from a Youtuber or Blogger, etc and when I saw Caitlin Doughty’s name, I was so happy. I had gone back andContinue reading “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes & Other Lessons from the Crematory – A Book Review”

Be Not Far From Me – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I’m back with another book review! For the teacher book club that I am part of, our book for the month of May was Be Not Far From Me by Mindy McGinnis, the same author who wrote the book Heroine. I was kind of excited to read it because I’m not really anContinue reading “Be Not Far From Me – A Book Review”

Breaking the Cycle

Hey y’all! I was listening to a video on Instagram earlier today and it was from Funky Dineva and he was talking about black people having to unlearn certain behaviors to break generational curses. What is a generational curse? It is the cumulative effect on a person of things that their ancestors did, believed, orContinue reading “Breaking the Cycle”

Eliza and Her Monsters – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I have recently finished this book, Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia, and I must say, I highly suggest everyone read this book. I discovered this book from YouTube, from Janenine from Thisstoryaintover. I was intrigued because it’s a story that dealt with a shy and introverted character who wrote a comic.Continue reading “Eliza and Her Monsters – A Book Review”

Tokyo Ever After – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I’m actually really happy to talk about this book right here. I kept seeing this book, Tokyo Ever After by Emiko Jean, on Youtube and Instagram. Hell, it’s in Reese Witherspoon’s book club for this month. It is a YA (Young Adult) contemporary novel that looks like a first in a series. IContinue reading “Tokyo Ever After – A Book Review”

An American Marriage – A Book Review

Hey y’all! For the month of June in the PopSugar TeacherGram Takeover Book Club that I’m in, we were to read this book. I actually won this copy in a giveaway on Instagram which was pretty cool. To be honest, I never heard of the book. However, according to the cover, it was one ofContinue reading “An American Marriage – A Book Review”

Amari and the Night Brothers Book Review

Hey y’all! I’m coming at you today with a book review. Book reviews are something that I want to start doing on my site. It’s no secret that I love books! I’m a writer, an English teacher and I’m a bookworm. It’s actually something that I’ve come to embrace about myself and I’m so happyContinue reading “Amari and the Night Brothers Book Review”

“Believe It”: My Honest Book Review

Hey y’all! I just finished reading Jamie Kern Lima’s book and man oh man I love it. If you’re reading this post right now, it means that the book is currently out! It was released today (2/23/2021). It’s out today! Jamie Kern Lima’s new book “Believe IT: How to Go from Underestimated to Unstoppable.” YouContinue reading ““Believe It”: My Honest Book Review”

My Year In Books

Hey y’all! I cannot believe the year is almost over! Like where the hell did the year go? Anyway, as you may or may not know, for the past three years I have been doing the Goodreads book challenge in which I challenge myself to read a certain amount of books. If you’ve never heardContinue reading “My Year In Books”