i spent the entirety of today with J, free from the cultural toxicity and the unbelievably infuriating four words that i’m forced to hear every day; what will people say? but this freedom only lasted until i came home at 8pm.Continue reading “Brown Girl Guilt”
TRIGGER WARNING: MENTION OF ABUSE, SUICIDE
faith is a complicated thing.
for some of us, faith and religion are two things we grew up with, not exactly out of choice, but because of the family we were born into. they taught it to us and so it became all we knew.Continue reading “The Complexities of Faith”
thank you ever so much to Page Street Publishing & Lizzy Mason for sending me an ARC of THE HENNA WARS to review! this does not affect my rating or review.
TRIGGER WARNING: HOMOPHOBIA & RACISM
When Nishat comes out to her parents, they say she can be anyone she wants—as long as she isn’t herself.Continue reading “The Henna Wars”
i read THE PERFECT WIFE a little while ago and . . . well, it’s safe to say it’s stuck with me.
it’s some wild, crazy stuff.
TRIGGER WARNING: ABUSE, DEPRESSION, MENTIONS OF SUICIDE, VIOLENCE
The perfect life. The perfect love.Continue reading “The Perfect Wife”
i’ve heard SO much about RED, WHITE & ROYAL BLUE that i knew i just had to have it. so the second it was delivered, i ripped the package open and began reading.
and i fell head over heels in love.
What happens when America’s First Son falls in love with the Prince of Wales?Continue reading “Red, White & Royal Blue”