Black Tie Affair

A few weeks ago, a friend I made through Booktube introduced me to his poetry by sending me his most recent collection for free. I finally read it and wanted to share my thoughts with you. In this collection, Estrada records life as it is lived sometimes amid fear and bravado, through the distorted lens…

Weekly Reads Wednesday: The ebook Version

It was bound to happen sooner or later. Two weeks ago, I took the plunge and dove headfirst into some Kindle ebook reading and this happened: I read 4 titles, primarily to do reviews for Netgalley (click the book names if you missed my reviews) Cocktails at Le Carmen by Isabelle Andover Behind the Clutter by June…

Morning Always Comes

If there were silence, she would hear her tears falling, plop, plop, on the shards of broken glass she is trying to pick up one by one. When her skin breaks, it’s the crimson color that shocks her, not the pain. The pain, she is used to. Around her, the shadows flicker because all that…