Tags » Coming Of Age

Tell Me Three Things

With the perfect mix of comedy and tragedy, love and loss, pain and joy, the characters in Julie Bauxbaum’s Tell Me Three Things come to feel like old friends who make any day better. 195 more words

Young Adult


WOW what a day. What a beautiful, fantastic, amazing day.

I went to practice, cleaned my room, watched my friends play tennis and beat our rival school, studied, and ate a really tasty dinner. 248 more words

Post-Graduation Depression, Mother/Daughter Dynamics, and Coming-of-Age in Smothered

I was beyond keen on diving into this book, thanks to the premise of using unconventional storytelling and sounding on par with an underrated favorite of mine,  1,306 more words


"The Glass Castle" by Destin Cretton (USA, 2017)

A few recent movies on fatherhood

Love your father no matter what / You can’t live with yourself and reject where you come from… These are a few of the messages in this ode to the family that is in fact a glorification of patriarchy and that ends in syrupy sentimentality / Ill-adapted flashbacks… 50 more words



-get your own copy here-https://www.amazon.com/Damn-Z-C-Angel/dp/1105682889

An LGBTQ+ coming of age story. Meet Caleb, Billy, Wela, and Madison, the talking Barbie doll.

Z.C. Angel

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

(c) Haruki Murakami

  1. You can hide memories, but you can’t erase the history that produces them.
  2. There are certain thoughts that, no matter what, you have to keep inside.
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REVIEW: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)

My original review of Spider-Man: Homecoming from July 2017 is here.

After battling with (and against) the Avengers in Berlin, Peter Parker (Tom Holland) struggles to return to his everyday high school life as he continues to be a superhero. 402 more words