Why this even needs to be said…

A rare political post from me. I keep up with the news, but don’t discuss it online as much as I used to. Why disease prevention has become a partisan issue is beyond me. And it’s annoying because the recklessness is just prolonging how long we will deal with this. Fall is going to beContinue reading “Why this even needs to be said…”

‘Beautiful Things: A Memoir’ Review

This will be a somewhat lengthy review. Because there’s no other way to do this memoir justice. If at all. I remember it clearly. Barack Obama is running for the Presidency in 2008 and a journalist corners him. He’s asked to comment on Sarah Palin’s daughter, Bristol, who has just disclosed that she will soonContinue reading “‘Beautiful Things: A Memoir’ Review”

‘A Promised Land’ Review

I feel like no review I write could do justice to this incredible memoir. I learned so much, and feel changed having read it.  A Promised Land, the first part of President Barack Obama’s memoir, gives us insight into what it was like to be the first black President of the United States. He startsContinue reading “‘A Promised Land’ Review”