Manga Review: Happiness Volumes 1 + 2 by Shuzo Oshimi

I was recommended this manga by my high school bestie Arian awhile ago and actually yelled at him for suggesting I read yet another story that would make me cry. His thing since HS has been making me watch movies that make me sob and that hasn't changed apparently. Makato Ozaki is a first year … Continue reading Manga Review: Happiness Volumes 1 + 2 by Shuzo Oshimi

on this day, at this time, a goddess was cut from the womb

I was a Cesarean baby because I knew how hellish this world was and was not yet ready to grace you all with my presence. October 21st at 5:02 am the heavens opened and Amanda blessed you all... Alas, they cut me out and now I am here. Tormenting you all daily, delighting you with … Continue reading on this day, at this time, a goddess was cut from the womb

Mini Book Review: Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell by Illustratus

Do you want to hear a ghost story? Well, gather closer. Honestly,I've said this before but WHY are ghost stories aimed at CHILDREN always the creepiest. Maybe it's because they're written so you won't have to think that hard and not written in House of Leaves style but christ, this book was creepy as hell … Continue reading Mini Book Review: Ghost: Thirteen Haunting Tales to Tell by Illustratus

Book Review: The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

source Tis the season to re-read and talk about one of my favorite books of all time. Iconic. Legendardy. Classic. When you think of The Silence of the Lambs you may think of the movie at first. It stars Anthony Hopkins and Jodie Foster and it is incredible. The best part is that it follows … Continue reading Book Review: The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

Juliet’s Corner: Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie by Jill Esbaum

It's Saturday and Juliet was up for doing Juliet's Corner! She's feeling much better thank goodness. This was another book from the app Epic! Epic is the leading digital library for kids offering unlimited access to 35000 of the best children’s books of all time. It even gives me weekly progress reports on how much … Continue reading Juliet’s Corner: Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie by Jill Esbaum

Series of the Week: Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling

Of course we can't go through the month of October without mentioning the boy who lived. It's hard to believe but most if not all of us grew up with Harry Potter in our lives, he was a staple in our childhoods. God, I was EIGHT when the first book, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's … Continue reading Series of the Week: Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling