This book blew me away! It’s a masterpiece that I will reflect on for a very long time. “But he did think about the ways in which his body wasn’t his own and how that condition showed up uniquely for everyone whose personhood wasn’t just disputed but denied. Swirling beneath him were the ways in … Continue reading January Spotlight // The Prophets by Robert Jones, Jr.
I think, as Americans, we are all approaching this day with some apprehension. I am praying that we do not have a repeat of what happened last week, and that we can come together to move peacefully into a Biden/Harris administration. Without sticking my head in the sand, I have also had to intentionally turn … Continue reading My Week in Books // 1-20-21
Last Week’s Reads: Pet by Akwaeke Emezi I discovered Emezi last year - Freshwater blew me out of the water, and The Death of Vivek Oji found a safe place in my heart forever - so there was little doubt that I would read Pet, Emezi’s young adult debut. Pet is painted into existence by Jam’s … Continue reading My Week in Books // 1-13-21
Just like last year, I'm commited to reading more of the books I already own and to use my library more...so there's nothing like kicking off the new year with a whole bunch of library holds coming in! It's definitely changing my TBR for the month, but I'm going to go with it! I started … Continue reading My Week in Books // 1-6-21