Month: January 2017

  • Carve The Mark

    Cyra is the sister of a brutal tyrant who rules the Shotet people.  Cyra’s currentgift gives her pain and power – something her brother exploits, using her to torture his enemies.  But Cyra is much more than just a blade in her brother’s hand:  she is resilient, quick on her feet, and smarter than he […]

  • Rogue One

    Before I went back to school at the end of Christmas break, I got to see Rogue One.  Here’s a quick summary from IMDB: The Rebel Alliance makes a risky move to steal the plans for the Death Star, setting up the epic saga to follow.

  • Worldwide 

  • Moana

    Towards the end of Thanksgiving break, I went to see Moana.  Here’s a quick synopsis from IMDB: In ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

  • How I Stay Calm

    When I first read 10% Happier by Dan Harris, I was still a bit skeptical about the concept of meditation.  It was intriguing, but I didn’t see how I could practically fit it into my life. School was my main priority.  It wasn’t until I crashed and burned my junior year that I knew I needed to […]