I’m Not Racist — But I’m Not Sure I’m Anti-Racist

What ‘Me and White Supremacy’ taught me about racism and anti-racism. White supremacy brings to mind images of the Ku KLUX Klan. I am not a member of the KKK. I am not racist. Then I read Me and White Supremacy by Layla Saad. And I had to ask myself if I AM part of the problem, partContinue reading “I’m Not Racist — But I’m Not Sure I’m Anti-Racist”

Books That Would Be on Rory Gilmore’s Reading List in 2021

What pop culture’s favourite reader would have on her TBR today. Along with Hermoine and Belle, Rory Gilmore is one of the most-loved fictional characters obsessed with reading. Rory constantly has a book nearby, and even when she isn’t reading, someone else on Gilmore Girls is probably referencing a book. The original show mentioned over 300 booksContinue reading “Books That Would Be on Rory Gilmore’s Reading List in 2021”

Top 5 Celebrity Autobiographies That You Should Read

Autobiographies and non-fiction are often overshadowed by fiction, but here are some I would recommend. People are sometimes more intrigued by a made-up world, as a form of escapism instead of reality, which I completely understand. But there is something about autobiographies that makes me want to consume more. Is it my nosy tendencies, havingContinue reading “Top 5 Celebrity Autobiographies That You Should Read”

I Switched from Reading Fiction to Fact — And Now I Want to Go back

After years of exclusively reading non-fiction, fiction now feels more appealing. Like a lot of people, I was an enthusiastic reader as a child. I would steamroll my way through various book series, from Asterix to A Series Of Unfortunate Of Events. Sadly, my passion for reading dwindled somewhat during my years in high school. Upon reflection, IContinue reading “I Switched from Reading Fiction to Fact — And Now I Want to Go back”

A Book From Each Genre That Made up My Favourite Reads of 2020

Switching it up from the classic ‘top ten books of the year’ — I have chosen my favourites by each genre. I’m done with writing about how awful 2020 has been, since there are only so many times one can state the obvious. Instead, I’d like to focus on one of the best aspects ofContinue reading “A Book From Each Genre That Made up My Favourite Reads of 2020”

Everything I Read in 2020

Breaking down my year of reading month by month: including my ratings, thoughts, and recommendations. If you’re a regular reader, you’ll know by now just how much reading has played a role in my life throughout the past few months. It’s pretty much been my lifeline. Yes, I’ve read more this year because I’ve had moreContinue reading “Everything I Read in 2020”