Waiting On Wednesday: Tash Hearts Tolstoy By Kathryn Ormsbee

After a shout-out from one of the Internet’s superstar vloggers, Natasha “Tash” Zelenka finds herself and her obscure, amateur web series, Unhappy Families, thrust into the limelight: She’s gone viral. Her show is a modern adaptation of Anna Karenina—written by Tash’s literary love Count Lev Nikolayevich “Leo” Tolstoy. Tash is a fan of the forty…

La La Land Movie Review

This movie was incredibly underwhelming. I was bored throughout the whole movie. The only funny part as when Emma ran into Ryan at a party dressed like an 80’s band member and requested a song. It’s obvious that Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling aren’t exactly the best singers. I found the camera movement to be…

Friday Reads: City of Bones By Cassandra Clare

When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder― much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into thin air. It’s hard to call the police when the murderers are invisible…

Let’s Talk About Diversity

I went to work on Sunday and was having a fairly decent day until I started to help 2 women. After I finished helping them, they noticed that there was a price tag on my shirt. One of them laughed and said, “Maybe we can buy her and have read to the kids.” I didn’t really know…

Waiting on Wednesday: Lord of Shadows By Cassandra Clare

Emma Carstairs has finally avenged her parents. She thought she’d be at peace. But she is anything but calm. Torn between her desire for her parabatai Julian and her desire to protect him from the brutal consequences of parabatai relationships, she has begun dating his brother, Mark. But Mark has spent the past five years…