Pretty Love

This week, we lost two public figures to suicide and the news provides an apt reminder that appearances are often deceiving. The tragedies reminded me of this story I wrote about physical attractiveness hiding ugly truths.  The first time I see her, she is just a pretty girl that I hate on sight because her…

Purple and Black Books Like These

At the end of my monthly reading recap video on my YouTube channel, I usually do a feature I call Book-links where I trace a pattern from one book to another – what each book has in common with the book I read before it and the book I read after it. Book-links is one…

How To Behave In A Crowd

There’s a way to act when you’re alone, another state of being when you’re in the company of your closest friends and then there’s how to behave in unfamiliar situations. How to Behave in a Crowd, a novel by Camille Bordas, challenges this idea by isolating a young boy within his family – a group of…

Becoming A Bad News Momma-be

I have good news and I have bad news. Which one do you want first? The bad news you say? Okay. Well read this post from top to bottom as it is written. If you want to read the good news first then scroll down to section 2. Some people just need to hear and…