“Love makes a place in your life, it makes a place for itself in your bed. Invisibly, it makes a place in your body, rerouting all your blood vessels, throbbing right alongside your heart. When it’s gone, nothing is whole again” … More BOOK REVIEW: AN AMERICAN MARRIAGE BY TAYARI JONES
The use of words, the imagery, the similes! This book came through for me in every way a book should. It was funny, interesting, unputdownable and it taught me some new lessons. I couldn’t have asked for a better start to my reading this year. … More I GOT STUCK ON “BRICK LANE”
You saw it You saw it first You would have been unhappy She didn’t know But you saw it First And left You would have been unhappy You knew it But From what moment? That altercation? The one that altered your position As head And later On the bed? What moment? The moment you withdrew … More YOU SAW IT FIRST
Here’s a short review of my impressions after reading Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina in 2017: Well, I frankly didn’t think I would finish the book ’cause it kept going on and on, however it struck me that the reason why I liked it so much was the way in which the … More ANNA KARENINA-LEO TOLSTOY
Everyone has secrets right? So what is the big deal about Baba Segi’s wives and their secrets? You have to believe that for a book to come up with such a fascinating title then the secret must be a big deal. I cannot say if it was the title of the book that caught my … More BOOK REVIEW – THE SECRET LIVES OF BABA SEGI’S WIVES BY LOLA SHONEYIN
I know it’s been a while, I’ve just been super busy with my blog beautifulthoughtz.com , school and work so please forgive me as my amazing sister, Kemi Bonuola has forgiven me for not contributing for so long. My office book club got me reading Second Class Citizen by Buchi Emecheta and I read it … More Second Class Citizen taught Abiola Bonuola some life lessons
I don’t know what is wrong with me I sincerely wanted to like Mr. Commitment but as much as I tried it just didn’t do it for me. … More I wasn’t committed to finishing Mr. Commitment.
Sadiku went on errands to Sidi for Baroka so many times in his attempt to woo Sidi. I wonder how her mind really works. Is it that she was blind to Baroka’s ways or is it just tradition that has clouded her “brains”? … More THE LION AND THE JEWEL
I think love is always worth it, don’t you? I also think romance is worth it and Sherryl Woods serves up a decent plate in Harbor Lights!
Share your thoughts! Do you think romance is worth it? … More SHERRYL WOODS- HARBOR LIGHTS