Simple Thoughts: A True Friend

I recently lost a friend. It was pretty unexpected. Not to death, but to life. Just one of those things that happen. One minute they were there and the next they were gone. I couldn't understand why they had distanced themselves and I was angry. I wrote and thought something along the lines of "One... Continue Reading →

My Five 2019 Anticipated Reads

The last and final chapter of the book that is 2018 is quickly coming to a close (actually has come to a close because this is being published late 🤦🏾‍♀️). 2019 is literally right around the corner. And with a new year comes what? NEW READSSSS! So here's a list of 5 books that are... Continue Reading →

Simple Thoughts: Reading Ruts

Sometimes life grabs me by the hair and swings me around. Then when it lets go, I'm all dizzy and confused wondering what the heck just happened. When life decides to send me on one of it's disorienting trips, my go to is usually to read. But there are times, like now when life has... Continue Reading →

Review: Love, Hate, And Other Filters by Samira Ahmed

SYNOPSIS: In this unforgettable debut novel, an Indian-American Muslim teen copes with Islamophobia, cultural divides among peers and parents, and a reality she can neither explain nor escape.     Seventeen-year-old Maya Aziz is torn between worlds. There’s the proper one her parents expect for their good Indian daughter: attending a college close to their suburban Chicago... Continue Reading →

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