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Review of Amy Snow by Tracy Rees

While it isn’t my favourite genre, I do enjoy a well written historical novel and when I saw this had won the Richard and July ‘Search for a Bestseller’ competition, I was curious to see if I agreed with the Madleys. 487 more words

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Quarter Life Troubles...and a Remedy for Them All

I know that many think of it as a “quarter life crisis”, myself included. However, when I started typing it out as the title, it felt so wrong, I had to take it out. 1,209 more words


Paper Towns

by John Green
YA Contemporary
3 of 5 stars

I’ve read almost every other John Green book so I thought I’d round it out by catching this one. 443 more words


Review of KINDLE EBOOK Seraphina by Rachel Hartman

I uploaded this book on the recommendation of awesome blogger, book fan and author Sara Letourneau, who said it was one of the best dragon series she’d read. 391 more words

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Growing Up Queer With an Eating Disorder: Part Two

I can’t remember exactly when my eating disorder first emerged, but it happened some time during the fall of 2011.  My eating disorder, which I only recently had diagnosed as atypical anorexia nervosa ( 929 more words


Growing Up Queer With an Eating Disorder

By Andy Menne

Part 1:

It’s so peculiar to me that the older I get, the better I understand my childhood self and how my intrinsic traits compounded with my sociocultural environment to shape the unique experiences and struggles that I’ve dealt with throughout my life. 892 more words


Twenty-Six Year Old Man Child

I’ve been in college since I was eighteen. I am graduating, at twenty-six, in May with a Bachelors. I know the math is wrong considering the fact doctors are in college as long as me and they are… 4,193 more words