Fist Fight in Heaven – Review

With the severity of the Native American plight, escapism is a very realistic and practical defense against misery. This is quite evident in Sherman Alexie‚Äôs The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven. In this novel, Alexie captures an elaborate depiction of reservation life. The characters are terminally suspended in the abyss commonly known... Continue Reading →

The Power of Spoken Words

There are times when a poem leaps off the page and flies right into your heart. This is the domain of spoken word poetry. Some of my favorite poems weren't discovered until someone actually read the words aloud (I Am A Sword, Still I Rise, etc.) There is currently a refugee crisis in Southeast Asia... Continue Reading →

Fun Literary Map of the World

I just wanted to share another fun little literary map. This one was created by LoveReading.co.uk and it's absolutely AMAZING! Have you ever wondered how many books were written about New York City or which authors wrote about life in the Australian Outback? This world map is your one stop shop...and it's free. Just follow... Continue Reading →

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