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
Unconventional in every way, “Boy, Snow, Bird” is like fairy tale and historical fiction in one. Oyeyemi is fearless in her depiction of race in America in a time when the color of one’s skin meant everything. It’s beauty lies in it’s characters. All are flawed and human, yet there is something supernatural about them, … More Do You See Your Reflection?
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.
Favorite movie of all time. Hayoa Miyazaki is a masterful storyteller, beautiful watercolor painter and animator, and my inspiration.
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
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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!
This is a touchy subject for me. I have never, nor will I ever be, an excellent standardized tester. It is not a lack of focus, just a lack of drive possibly. I find taking tests such as these the equivalent of going to the dentist, but the dentist cleaning your teeth is one of … More To SAT or not to SAT