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My Book Nook: Sherman Alexie

Hello Readers!  Well, the weather here has been dreary the last couple of weeks, and it doesn’t appear to be letting up any time soon.  And though it’s only rain, it makes the days seem much longer and the weather much worse than it really is.  565 more words

Self Awareness

Superman and Me

Superman and Me is a short story written in 3rd person by Sherman Alexie. It is in the point of view of an Indian man who shares his story about growing up. 364 more words

Review: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

RATING

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (5/5)

WRITING

I’ll be completely honest with you, this book was pretty spectacularly written. Sherman Alexie wrote with such a strong voice that Junior/Arnold just sprang off the page, a real life human being. 1,181 more words

Book Review

Now For Your Listening Pleasure

My mother was an avid reader, so you can imagine how devastated she was to lose much her eye sight. Around the same time, audio books on cassette had come out and because she missed reading so much she gave them a try. 373 more words

Audio Books

 

 

The black eye of the Month club

Junior was a fourteen-year-old Spokane Indian, who lived on the Reservation with his family and was born “with water on the brain”, so he had to have a surgery when he was six months old.

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Motivational Monday: Freelance Writing Opportunities

As my last post discussed, one of my jobs dissolved recently at an odd time. It was odd because I’ve been getting the urge to write for the first time in over a year. 301 more words