Month: July 2015

Every Day by David Levithan – REVIEW

I read a paperback edition published by Electric Monkey.  Published: September 10, 2013 Publisher: Ember Pages: 384 (paperback) Audiobook length: 8 hrs and 30 min   Synopsis by the publisher: Every day I am someone else. I am myself – I know I am myself – but I am also someone else. It has always been like this. Each morning,…

I Was Thinking About Silence

                    When thinking about silence one can’t help to think about noise as well. Wikipedia says this about noise: Noise is a variety of sound. It means any unwanted sound. Sounds, particularly loud ones, that disturb people or make it difficult to hear wanted sounds, are noise. Roland Barthes also observes…

The Woman Who Stole My Life by Marian Keyes- REVIEW

I read this book in a paperback edition that I got as a present. Published: May 21st 2015 Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd. Pages: 560 (paperback) Audiobook length: 15 hrs and 1 min         Synopsis by the publisher: ‘Name: Stella Sweeney. Height: average. Recent life events: dramatic.’ One day, sitting in traffic, married Dublin mum Stella Sweeney attempts…

I Was Thinking About Soulmates

If you Google the word soulmate, this is the definition that pops up first: “A person ideally suited to another as a close friend or romantic partner.” On Wikipedia I also found this: In his dialogue The Symposium, Plato has Aristophanes present a story about soulmates. Aristophanes states that humans originally had four arms, four legs, and a single head…

My Pale Skin – You Look Disgusting

When I first saw this video it made me want to cry! The second time I got angry! And as I’m sharing it would you guys I’m both with a sprinkle of motivation and inspiration on top! We need to change the way we talk to each other and don’t even get me started on internet trolls! I’ll save that…

I Was Thinking About Hotels

I love staying in hotels! Some people give me the weirdest look whenever utter this statement and I can understand that. If the person do a whole lot of traveling for work and sleeps more in strange places than at home, then of course it’s not going to be the most exciting of experiences. You’ll grow tired of going from…

IT by Stephen King – REVIEW

I read a paperback edition of IT.  Published: September 1986 Publisher: Viking Press (now owned by Penguin Random House)  Pages: 1104 (paperback) Audiobook length: 44 hrs, 57 min         Synopsis by the publisher: It’s a small city, a place as hauntingly familiar as your own hometown. Only in Derry the haunting is real…. They were seven teenagers…