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Most Anticipated Books of 2015 (Part 1)

I was originally not going to read new releases this year (a lot are often hit or miss), but after seeing this years line-up from  2,672 more words

5 Centimeters Per Second: Of Distance and Time

“Hey. They say it’s five centimeters per second…the speed of falling cherry blossom petals is five centimeters per second…” – Akari

I was greeted by this very phrase from the first few minutes of the movie. 1,596 more words


Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

Stargirl Caraway is different. So different that she attracts the attention of everyone around her. She plays the ukulele and sings happy birthday to everyone at lunch. 809 more words

Young Adult

He SAID: Signature Streaming

Christopher M. Enis

The media streaming service Netflix is all grown up. What began as the little distribution engine that could, ultimately blossomed into a behemoth that put major networks on notice and inspired HBO, CBS and the like to start streaming a little content of their own. 206 more words


Jane the Virgin: Chapter Five (11/10)

GETTING TO KNOW YOU — Furious at her mother Xo (Andrea Navedo), Jane (Gina Rodriguez) decides she needs some space and moves in with her fiancée, Michael (Brett Dier).  113 more words


Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami

I thought, at first, it was just a simple story of a man who has fallen in love with his best friend’s girlfriend. And after his best friend died, he was left with the guilt for loving his girlfriend. 723 more words

Book Review

My review of 'Mad Men'

Approaching uni holidays earlier this year, I stumbled upon the critically acclaimed American drama series ‘Mad Men’, set to wrap its seventh and final season in 2015. 1,182 more words