Yes, I’m One of “Those” Readers

I’m not sure when it had started. I used to be able to focus on reading one book from start to finish before picking up and starting another book. But, for some reason, over the years, I’ve devolved into one of those readers who must tackle several books at once. The … Continue reading

The Sound and The Fury, a Review…or Opinion…or Something

It’s been months since I’ve posted something new out here, not including Reblogs, so I figured I’d share my thoughts of my attempt to read William Faulkner’s The Sound and The Fury. I had published this on Goodreads earlier. I can’t really say I finished this one–not even close. I … Continue reading

Once There Was a War…and a Literary Genius (a book review, of sorts)

I recently finished reading Once There Was a War by John Steinbeck. As an author, I always find it helpful and refreshing to visit the classics on occasion to appreciate the great literary voices of the past. Steinbeck is one of my personal favorites. He wrote in a simple, straight-forward … Continue reading

Midnight in Paris (a Review)

Recently a few people encouraged me to check out Woody Allen’s Midnight in Paris. Many times I’ve heard that you either love or hate Woody’s movies. I don’t quite agree with that. There are some movies of his that I like very much, including his early comedic Bananas and Sleeper … Continue reading