Glimmer As You Can by Danielle Martin | Book Review

Glimmer As You Can is Danielle Martin’s ode to a long ago past and how a community of women sacrifice for the pleasure of shared company, the opportunity to motivate and support each other and how they grow in spite of and away from their circumstances. The novel is set in 1962 at a time when…

Voices From Chernobyl by Svetlana Alexievich | Book Review

I have an ongoing project to read books by all the Nobel Prize winning authors. Svetlana Alexievich won the prize in 2015 and I chose Voices From Chernobyl as my introduction to her although I am not sure if it gives me a real grasp of her writing because the subject matter is so haunting,…