Crushed

Crushes are like lollipops Sweet Until you’ve sucked all the flavor And then you crave more And move on to the next one Forgetting the last one Throwing it away and out of memory Leaving it Crushed

Purple Hibiscus

I am such a ridiculously huge fan of this woman’s work. Purple Hibiscus is like a nostalgic song you happen to stumble upon on the radio. The surge of emotions is both lyrical and inevitable.

“An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

Fighting is fun, when outside of domestic life. Bruises and battle scars are bad ass, and good fights make for even better stories. However, verbal fights; not so bad ass.  Especially with someone close to you. Words flung and tears spilled can often be easily forgotten. But sometimes they can’t. I don’t claim to be … More “An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

Whiplash

I was absolutely entranced by this movie. It was so intense and true to life that it has moved into my top 10 movies list. The music was fantastic. And of course, Miles Teller is very easy on the eyes. He did 95% of the drumming in the movie himself!