Month: July 2017

  • The Dormant Bilingual

    This is kind of a touchy subject for me, but I’m going to go through with it anyway because I need to get it out there.  It needs to be said.

  • The Girl on the Train

    Every day the same Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning and night.  Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at a signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck.  She looks forward to it.  She’s even started […]

  • The Importance of Alice Cullen

      I never thought The Twilight Saga would be relevant to me again.  I was content with my indifference; I even wrote a post about it. I’d always loved Alice for her spunk and immediate acceptance of Bella.  And of course, she can see the future.  How cool is that?

  • On Rachel Platten: Part II

    Oh, I think that I found myself a cheerleader, she is always right there when I need her.

  • The Last Star

    In the sequel to The Infinite Sea and the final book of The 5th Wave trilogy, Cassie, Evan, and the others come up with a plan that could end the alien invasion once and for all.  But there are a million ways it could go wrong.