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Hocus Pocus & The All New Sequel

“Ichita Copita Melaka Mystica” Twenty-nine years ago, I sat in a theater with my cousin, aunt, and uncle, mesmerized by three Sanderson witches, a black cat, and a few mischievous children, all of whom were running amok in Salem, Mass. Since then, the film has been a constant, especially during the Halloween “Spooky” season. Like … Continue reading Hocus Pocus & The All New Sequel

My June Wrap Up 🏳️‍🌈

With June being Pride Month, I needed to read several LGBTQ-themed novels, which also happens to be my most-read genre this month. Three of the eight books I read during June were from the LGBTQ Genre. I also read 2,552 pages and novels from the Historical, Classics, and True Crime genres. I read a couple … Continue reading My June Wrap Up 🏳️‍🌈

Happy Fourth of July 🇺🇸 I Know What You Did Last Summer Multimedia

Hi bookish friends! In 2018, before my leukemia diagnoses, I went to Burgaw and Southport, North Carolina filming a location spotlight video while also comparing the movie to the book! I've shared this annually on my travel blog Operation Adventure; however, the time has come to share it here. In October of 1973 the world … Continue reading Happy Fourth of July 🇺🇸 I Know What You Did Last Summer Multimedia

Ranking Sally Rooney’s Collection of Books

  With the release of Hulu’s adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Conversations with Friends, I decided it was time to sit down and reread the novel before watching the series. What transpired was a reread of Rooney’s collection of novels, which includes Normal People and Beautiful World Where Are You. It’s common knowledge at this point, if you’re a reader of Sally … Continue reading Ranking Sally Rooney’s Collection of Books

✨ THE MID YEAR BOOK FREAK OUT TAG ✨

  Hi bookish friends, it’s that time of year where we reflect on the books we’ve read as we approach the halfway point of 2022. Currently I have read 52 books, completing my Good Reads Challenge! So far I’ve read a few absolutely incredible books that have blown my mind and I look forward to … Continue reading ✨ THE MID YEAR BOOK FREAK OUT TAG ✨

The Six Books I Read in May

Six books and 1,945 pages later and I can say I have officially reached my 2022 Goodreads Reading Challenge of reading 50 Books for the year. Despite only reading six books there were a few incredible must reads, such as Selma Blair’s Mean Baby or revisiting Sally Rooney’s Conversations with Friends and Beautiful World Where Are … Continue reading The Six Books I Read in May

My thoughts on Grady Hendrix’s The Final Girls Support Group

  What. A. Disappointment. – There I said it!   Being a fan of Grady Hendrix, when I heard that he would be releasing The Final Girls Support Group, I became majorly excited. Especially since I wasn’t a huge fan of Final Girls written by Riley Sager. I hoped that Hendrix’s novel would be similar in premise without … Continue reading My thoughts on Grady Hendrix’s The Final Girls Support Group

The Eight Books I Read in April!

Hi bookish friends! I have BIG news. After being out of work since July 2018, thanks to leukemia, I have finally returned the workforce. Yes, that’s right, I have a job. Actually, my dream job! Which meant that I didn’t read as much as I normally do. In total I read eight books, 1,715 pages, … Continue reading The Eight Books I Read in April!