May + June 2020 Book Review

The Greats My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite This was one of the most interesting and unique novels I have read, for it seemed to be a soapy drama mixed with serial killings, and philosophical revelations. A very intriguing mixture. The main character, Korede, has a sister who is a serial dater and…

The Best 7 Books of All-Time

Magus by John Fowles The best book I have ever read is The Magus by John Fowles. This postmodern novel follows Nicholas Urfe, an English teacher, that travels to a Greek island to teach. There, he meets a mysterious man, who plays God, that guides him through a game of psychosomatic tricks and illusions. This…

Twilight Zone Episodes that Thematically Mirror Famous Literature

The Twilight Zone is a 1959-1964 black and white thriller series of mind-bending, psychological stories that showcase humanity’s disturbing qualities. While these episodes are fantastically written on their own, a good deal of the scripts are influenced by literary triumphs. Here is a list of the sci-fi, horror, and superstitious episodes that closely and thematically…

March 2020 Book Reviews

The Greats “Seamus Heaney Selected Poems 1966-1987” by Seamus Heaney If you are a poetry lover as much as I am, you will love Seamus Heaney. He is a master poet, with writing that appears so simplistic yet packed with a powerful. His style is soothing and narrative, while possessing a strong knowledge of writing…

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Hello, old sport! I am young poet, musician, artist, and blogger. I am currently earning my Master’s in English–Creative Writing (Poetry) and working on my first collection of poetry–stay posted! I have had my nose in books, since I was a little girl, crediting Because of Winn-Dixie and Harry Potter for igniting my passion of reading. My literary taste is…