Book Review: Turtles All The Way Down

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Let me start this review by stating John Greens latest novel Turtles All The Way Down is the best book I’ve read in years. The last time a book demanded my undivided attention is all but a distant memory. It was probably Harry Potter or Twilight. Yes, I am that person. All of Johns […]

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Book Review: Slaughterhouse Five

Having read a few spoiler free reviews of Slaughterhouse-Five prior to reading the book itself, I had an idea of what I was getting myself into. A story of war, death, capture, PTSD, and…alien invasion? I hold myself to a goal this year: read 12 classics. This is the first, and I can honestly say […]

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Book Review: Paper Towns

 Paper Towns is John Green’s third novel. Published in 2008, it followed Looking For Alaska and An Abundance of Katherine’s. Having read a couple of John’s works in the past, I had a pretty good idea of what I was getting myself into: great stories and characters I’d fall in love with. In that sense, PaperTowns didn’t disappoint. Nor did […]

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5 Tips That Will Allow You To Travel More

Photo Credits: Left -Walt Disney Company & Right – Amanda G Schuman       “How can you afford to do all that?” This is a question I am asked on a fairly regular basis. How can I afford to go on so many vacations? Even more specifically, how can I afford to go on […]

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Reflection.

I am beginning to feel as though things are finally beginning to settle down. As past posts illustrate, 2018 has tested me to say the least. Turning 30 is definitely a milestone. I always thought I’d react to turning 30 the way Joey did: Image Credit: Google But, as the big day approached, I decided […]

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Stepping Outside My Comfort Zone

I have known I wanted to make a living as a writer in some capacity since I was about 14. I always loved the English class essays and Book Reports. While my classmates saw these tasks as homework, I saw them as things I was doing anyway. I’ve been journaling since at least 6th grade. […]

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New Beginnings

Photo Credit: Tumblr.com When a new year begins, we’re all so hopeful. Most see it as a fresh start. Past mistakes seem to matter less and there’s a fresh sense of motivation. Seeing as it is currently the first of June, we’re not looking at a new year. But that doesn’t mean fresh starts are […]

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