A Pain Less Ordinary by L.V. Pires – Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

If FreeForm ever decides to do mini-series, A Pain Less Ordinary by L.V. Pires should be one of their first adaptations in the format. I was provided a free copy to review by the author. Summary 15-year-old...

Wonder (Chapter by Chapter): Part 1/ Up to Page 43 – Overview/ Summary (with...

Wonder’s trailer, similar to A Dog’s Purpose before that was released, has consistently made me bawl. So, to build up some strength before the movie, I got the book and while, as of page...

Surpassing Certainty (What My Twenties Taught Me): Part 2/ Chapters 15 [End of Book]...

It's the end! Not just of the book but also for Troy and Janet's relationship for Aaron has become a consistent force in her life so Troy really has no place in it. Despite...

Surpassing Certainty (What My Twenties Taught Me): Part 2/ Chapters 12 to 14 –...

Just as Janet's professional life is just consistently reaching new highs, her personal life seems to remain at an all time low - in terms of Troy. Chapter 12: Miss Independent With $3,000 in the bank,...

Surpassing Certainty (What My Twenties Taught Me): Part 2/ Chapters 9 to 11 –...

Part 2 begins with Janet alone in New York, a bit frustrated, and maybe overpowered by this feeling of isolation, but what is greatness without a bit of adversity? Chapter 9: On My Own With...

Surpassing Certainty (What My Twenties Taught Me): Part 1/ Chapters 6 to 8 –...

It seems to be the beginning of the end for Troy and Janet. Especially as she comes to terms with the idea that he isn’t a final destination but a retreat. One which allows...

Surpassing Certainty (What My Twenties Taught Me): Part 1/ Chapters 3 to 5 –...

Throughout chapters 3 to 5 of Surpassing Certainty, we finally get to see Janet experience a healthy relationship. Not one rooted in sex, being used, or anything like that, but the type of love...

Surpassing Certainty (What My Twenties Taught Me): Introduction to Chapter 2 – Summary/ Review...

In Janet Mock’s first book, Redefining Realness, there is a bit of a time jump from chapter 17, when she gets her reassignment surgery, to 2009. In that time period, we miss out on...

This Is Just My Face: Try Not To Stare – Summary/ Review (with Spoilers)

  https://www.instagram.com/p/BU2qymHh3M6/?taken-by=amari_sali In no way imaginable can you call "This Is Just My Face: Try Not To Stare" traditional. If only because, it takes the idea of being conversational to a new level. For nevermind how...

IT: Part 1/ Chapter 2 “After The Festival – 1984” – Overview/ Review (with...

  In Chapter 2: After the Festival (1984), the main thing that gets established is the homophobia of Derry and not much else. I mean, Pennywise makes an appearance, but it isn’t really about him. The...