Myths and Magic

At the beginning of this year, I entered an Instagram giveaway and won a copy of Mikki Noble's book, Piggybacker. It several months to get my act together and read it, and even longer to gather my thoughts to write a review. One thing is for certain: I adored reading this. Everyone thinks Marley tried … Continue reading Myths and Magic

Sandcastles, Seafood, and Sluggish Summer Days

ARC provided by NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Right around the time where I was considering going on an social media hiatus, Lillie Vale tweeted, asking if anyone was interested in reading an ARC of her debut, Small Town Hearts. I've read her works from Wattpad and have fallen in love with her … Continue reading Sandcastles, Seafood, and Sluggish Summer Days

The Collector

It didn't take him long to earn her trust. Maybe it was that smile, or how he got her out of a bind. He was the boy from her dreams- a friend who fought off her nightmares. He surfed the currents that snaked around the worlds, collecting lost souls to shelter. And hers was oh … Continue reading The Collector

A Separate Peace

About a month ago, I bumped into my cousin at the library.  We got to talking and I confessed that I needed something good to read but I seemed to be picking similar books.  After spending a good twenty minutes rifling through bookshelf after bookshelf, we finally decided on A Separate Peace by John Knowles. Even … Continue reading A Separate Peace

Final Act

After the final act The crowd and performers Are lingering together. I say hello to someone I used to know. They nod, eyes glazed over, And they struggle to remember my name. Their face lights up with false recognition. One of our old mutual friends Saves them from our awkward almost conversation. It is then … Continue reading Final Act