Ulysses and Urania

Ulysses on Calypso’s island, by Detlev Conrad Blunck

Ulysses is the Latin form of Odysseus, which may be derived from the Greek word odyssomai (to hate). 369 more words

Divine Comedy

Review: The Coincidence of Coconut Cake by Amy E. Reichert

I absolutely loved this book and I devoured it in less than 24 hours and really wish I could go back for more second helpings! 250 more words


Idei pentru părinți, auzite de la Urania Cremene

Eu încă nu am copii. Nu am copiii mei. În schimb am 5 pici alături de care timpul trece altfel, alături de care trăiesc emoții noi, și pe care mă bucur mereu să-i revăd. 454 more words


Review: Being Dead by Jim Crace

This is one of those books that I found very difficult to choose between a 5 star read and a 3 star read.

I don’t believe you’ll find many other books out there quite like this one, I will give that to Crace. 1,071 more words


Review: The Expats by Chris Pavone

***Spoilers without spoilers***

Another tough one for me. I love this book for the most part…put the ending really knocked it down for me from a book I could have loved to just “meh”. 411 more words


Assumptions in a Lonely World

I thanked someone for taking the time to always make me feel welcome in a world where I often felt lonely surrounded by people. I don’t think she understood the depth of that simple thank you. 1,041 more words


Review: Missing Pieces by Heather Gudenkauf

Oh dear….

I’ve read a few Gudenkauf novels and have absolutely loved them. This one? Ehh….not so much…

It read like a very bad Columbo drama episode on the telly. 315 more words