What if Madame Bovary Had Instagram? Reading a Realism Classic in 2018

When I was a teenager, I so badly wanted to be this classy, well-read, well-educated woman, and shed both the literal and metaphorical skin of an uncomfortable adolescence. I wanted to read intellectual novels and try to develop some deeper sense of understanding in the world. It was all very dramatic. So, at 15, when […]

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life by Mark Manson

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life by Mark Manson When this book came out, it got LOTS of attention. I saw it all over book lists and many fellow bloggers recommended it (both book bloggers and non-book bloggers). Andy and I have gifted the book […]