Portlandia ~

One of my favorite cities to visit is Portland, OR because I never feel the pressure to always be doing something. OK, so I’ve only been to Portland twice: first in 2016 and more recently in 2018. Each time I went, I didn’t have the nagging feeling of “oh, I need to do this” orContinue reading “Portlandia ~”

The Vorrh by Brian Catling

This one took a little longer to read than my usual. Whenever I leave the world of fantasy, it does take me a while to get back into it. Basically: I took longer to get into the book because I needed more time to process what was going on and how the story was beingContinue reading “The Vorrh by Brian Catling”

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

An office book club read, The Underground Railroad was compelling and unfiltered—a refreshing change from somewhat controlled environments. To me, the main character was intelligent though uneducated. I found myself triggered as I came upon the main character’s harsh realization about life: equality is but an illusion. The Underground Railroad took me through an emotional roller coaster.  HereContinue reading “The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead”