This is the fourth year that I’ve attended Brooklyn Academy of Music’s series “Eat, Drink & Be Literary” (“EDBL” from here on) and the 15th year since it began, and I hope to attend many more. This year, I was … Continue reading Eat, Drink & Be Literary – Min Jin Lee
BEFORE I GO ON, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED. Now that I’ve gotten my nerves under control, I can talk about this episode of Game of Thrones. It really did feel like the longest … Continue reading Game of Thrones, Season 8 – The Long Night
Saturday, April 27 is Independent Bookstore Day and the time for all of us to support our local bookstores. When was the last time you went to a bookstore, perused the aisles and found a book that turned into the … Continue reading Get ready for Independent Bookstore Day!!
BEFORE I GO ON, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED. This episode is the one where we all remember. We remember those we lost, those who are still here, and those who will probably, absolutely, die in Episode … Continue reading Game of Thrones, Season 8 – A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms
Author: Helen Oyeyemi Rating: 4.0 Stars More Info Where to buy: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound A gingerbread addict once told Harriet that eating her gingerbread is like eating revenge. “It’s like noshing on the actual and anatomical heart … Continue reading Gingerbread – Helen Oyeyemi
Author: Anika Fajardo Rating: 4.7 Stars Author Bio More Info Where to buy: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound For a split second I thought he was referring to the coffee in my hand. Then I understood he … Continue reading Magical Realism for Non-Believers: A Memoir of Finding Family – Anika Fajardo
Welp, it’s finally here. The first episode of the last season of Game of Thrones has arrived. And it definitely feels like the end. BEFORE I GO ON, THERE WILL BE SPOILERS. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED. The Opening Credits The … Continue reading Game of Thrones, Season 8 – Winterfell
So I’m all caught up with The Walking Dead and I’ve cried, raged and just went the fuck off watching the last two episodes of this season. And this show just keeps breaking my heart. Before you read any further, … Continue reading The Walking Dead – Will This Show Ever Stop Breaking My Heart?
Author: Tamara Loehr Rating: 4.2 Stars Author Bio More Info Where to buy: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | IndieBound Having it all can be tough, especially in a world that tells women that we can have it all. … Continue reading Balance Is B.S.: How To Have A Work. Life. Blend – Tamara Loehr
When I think of the Bronx, so many things come to mind. The Yankees. Jennifer Lopez. The Bronx Zoo. City Island. Unbelievable Puerto Rican food (that’s another post entirely). And now, The Lit. Bar. New York’s newest bookstore is the … Continue reading New Bookstore Alert: The Lit. Bar