Tags » Comingofage

Love Me, But Love Me Not

I was going to apologize for the loss of momentum and delay in getting this next post out, but I promised you I would be unapologetic and I meant it.   3,843 more words


I believe everyone’s born with a purpose but we forget. The job is remembering before it’s too late.

Back in ’92 I thought my music was gonna be my ticket out of Mississippi; my parents not so much. 866 more words

If I Stay (Movie)

Main Cast: Chloe Grace Moretz, Jamie Blackley, Mireille Enos, Joshua Leonard, Liana Liberato, Stacy Keach

Review: 7.2 out of 10 stars.

Sappy little flick more about a love story than a girl to determine if she will stay on earth or to die after a car accident with her family. 628 more words

Movie/Play/Opera Reviews

Mellifluous Melody of Melancholy

Another of my amateur stabs at poetry. I just hope it’s good enough to avoid turning the use of the word “stab” here in to an unintended pun! 664 more words


Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

So it’s been a while since I had picked up a YA Contemporary novel. When I say “a while”, I mean almost a year ago…GASP. 647 more words

Book Reviews

Odd Kid Out

Growing up in Queens, New York is like lunch at an international buffet – everything is ethnic and diverse, and you’re always one bad decision away from a sorry evening spent at home. 1,431 more words


Here's to Mom

If you knew my mother, you would know that warm, cuddly things aren’t exactly her forte – unless of course, they can be doused and braised in soy sauce. 529 more words