Book Review: Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo

Perhaps when we ask the Lord to deliver us from evil, we are really asking Him to deliver us from ourselves.

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Book Review: A Long Way Gone by Ishamel Beah

In war you dehumanize other people in order to kill them but I think you also dehumanize yourself. That's what violence does.

Book Review: So Long a Letter by Mariama Ba

One does not fix appointments with fate. Fate grasps whom it wants, when it wants. When it moves in the direction of your desire, it brings you plenitude. But more often than not, it unsettles, crosses you. Then one has to endure.

Book Review: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

People don't want to open their eyes and see the Truth because the illusion suits them. As long as they're fed whatever lies they want to hear they're happy, because the Truth means nothing to them.

October TBR (September Wrap-Up)

Happy new month bibliophiles! People, we are officially 82 days away to Christmas and 89 days to 2018! I can hardly believe how fast this year has gone by. Like..., where did the months and days go to? What has me shook the most is the fact that am lagging behind on my goodreads challenge.… Continue reading October TBR (September Wrap-Up)

Book Review: The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

If I have learned anything in this long life of mine, it is this: In love we find out who we want to be; in war we find out who we are.