Archive for February 2020

Book Review: American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins

Book Review: American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins
Jeanine Cummins’ novel, “American Dirt” hit the proverbial jackpot when it received the Oprah bump a few weeks back, selected as a 2020 Book Club read. It has also been at the center of a publishing firestorm, which is well summarized here. The story of a Mexican woman and her young son on the run... Read more »

Rebecca Serle's "In Five Years" Forces The Question: Where Will You Be?

Rebecca Serle's "In Five Years" Forces The Question: Where Will You Be?
Well? Start thinking … The concept isn’t novel — we’ve been practicing future think since we were in kindergarten. Because school is designed to prepare us for our futures, the question, “Where will you be in five years?” is practically a key ingredient to the foundation of our collective childhoods. In fact, one of my... Read more »

Gen X Ladies! You're Not Imagining It: Why We Can't Sleep by Ada Calhoun

Gen X Ladies! You're Not Imagining It: Why We Can't Sleep by Ada Calhoun
Sometimes, you just need to hear “No, you’re not imagining it. Yes, this really is stressful.” Thank you, Ada Calhoun. I honestly don’t even know where to start when it comes to talking about “Why We Can’t Sleep: Women’s New Midlife Crisis,” which makes complete sense when you read the book and realize that being... Read more »
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