Archive for February, 2014

night vision

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

Some days I want to tell the whole world I’m sorry. Some days I want you to be wrong. I want to keep these boundaries in place as badly as I want them to be shattered. Look at us: walking around tucking paradoxes into pockets, fighting our battles, forgetting to be kind. Some days we [...]

don’t you think daisies are the friendliest flower?

Friday, February 14th, 2014

In honor of Valentine’s Day, I thought it fitting to share a snippet from the greatest love story ever told: You’ve Got Mail. It gets me every time. I mean, come on. The 1990′s, dial-up internet, the sweet simplicity of email love letters, and the unbeatable adorable-factor of Tom Hanks & Meg Ryan…it’s a classic. [...]

let’s review: attachments

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

[Warning: this review contains spoilers! For the "safe" version, see my review on Goodreads]. Attachments, Rainbow Rowell’s first novel, was a pure-fun, exchange-sleep-to-read, LOL-for-real sort of book. The dialogue exchanged between real-people characters offers some great lines, with all levels of clever and comical. I loved all the 90’s references, reliving the Y2K rush, and [...]