Care about people’s approval, and you will always be their prisoner. – Lao Tzu Continue reading Words to Live By
Just wanted to share some cool news! I’m on Feedspot’s “Top 40 Graphic Novel Blogs, Websites and Newsletters To Follow in 2018” List. Number 24; not too shabby. Pretty cool. And in my best Eeyore voice, thanks for noticing. Happy Friday! -E Continue reading Best 40 Graphic Novel Bloggers
“History is the propaganda of the victors.” ― Louis de Bernières, Corelli’s Mandolin “Love itself is what is left over when being in love has burned away.” ― Louis de Bernières, Corelli’s Mandolin “No man is a man until he has been a soldier.” ― Louis de Bernières, Corelli’s Mandolin Continue reading Words to Live By
Is the name “Eleanor” making a comeback, or is it just me? Growing up, I was always the only Eleanor; the kid with an “old lady” and tragically old-fashioned name who grew up to be a woman with a “severe” sounding name. True, it doesn’t exactly roll off the tongue, forcing an abrupt stop with the letter “r.” Introductions always almost ended with, “Oh, like … Continue reading Eleanor?
“A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading.” –William Styron Continue reading Words to Live By
I found this book on Netgalley and was drawn by the cover. The illustrations in this book are beautiful and the story is sweet, but this is definitely not for everyone. If you don’t enjoy feminist reads, this won’t interest you. The subject of this book is more about bringing social realities to the forefront, and less about developing a compelling story. Dad 2.0 focuses … Continue reading Seeking: Dad 2.0 by Gwendoline Raisson, illustrated by Magali Le Huche
“And I discovered something incredibly therapeutic [when writing]: I saw that the more I released what was inside, the more I felt rejuvenated and light like a feather.” -Mihai G. Paulet, From the bottom of my being Let’s start with a disclaimer. Disclaimer: poetry is art in words, so you’ll either “get it” or you won’t. And it’s impossible to say that someone’s poetry is wrong … Continue reading From the bottom of my being by Mihai G. Paulet