Woman of the Month: Katsuko Saruhashi

Woman of the Month is a feature on my blog where each month I highlight a woman in the world who I think garners recognition. I started this mainly to increase Girl Power and empowerment, and because there's a lot of women I feel are overlooked and I wanted to bring attention to them. This … Continue reading Woman of the Month: Katsuko Saruhashi

Book review: A Tale for the Time Being

A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki Paraphrased from Goodreads In Tokyo, sixteen-year-old Nao has decided there’s only one escape from her aching loneliness and her classmates’ bullying, but before she ends it all, Nao plans to document the life of her great-grandmother, a Buddhist nun who’s lived more than a century. A … Continue reading Book review: A Tale for the Time Being

Thursday’s Top 4: books that remind me of a specific place

Find out more about Thursday's Top 4 here! It's basically a meme I started mainly for myself, but anyone can participate! Visit this page for the upcoming topics 🙂 This week's topic is books that remind me of a specific place. Dragonkeeper series by Carole Wilkinson: reminds me of ancient China Memoirs of a Geisha … Continue reading Thursday’s Top 4: books that remind me of a specific place