Rise Sister Rise by Rebecca Campbell

A little fact that is, until now, unknown to you is that I am positively UH DICK TED to self-help books. From the science backed to the new age hippie books, I am 110% on board with all of it. I can’t even really explain why, but I’ve been this way since I was like… Continue reading Rise Sister Rise by Rebecca Campbell

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The Circle by Dave Eggers

The whole time I was brainstorming what I was going to write for this review, I kept returning to a quote I had so often seen attributed to Benjamin Franklin: “Those who sacrifice liberty for security, deserve neither.” When I googled it to make sure I didn’t butcher it, I discovered he totally didn’t say… Continue reading The Circle by Dave Eggers

The 100: Comparing the Book Series to the Television Series

I don’t know how to write this without spoiling it so.. I found it y’all. We as readers have always been up on our ladders worshiping at the tops of the pedestals because “the book is always better”. But The 100 is the exception to the rule. First let’s get one super important detail, or… Continue reading The 100: Comparing the Book Series to the Television Series

Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace

Frankly, there’s nothing to spoil. This book is a complete enigma to me. How do I read a heaping mountain of garbage and still fall madly, head-over heels, in love with the author? People call this book a masterpiece. It isn’t. Unless my theory that David Foster Wallace wanted to write a nonsensical behemoth that… Continue reading Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace