Book Reviews

Blog tour: Things That Art by Lochlann Jain

I received a copy of this book from the publicist in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. I went into Things That Art knowing only its tagline–“A graphic menagerie of enchanting curiosity”. Curious, I was, but I didn’t know much about what this book was about other…… Continue reading Blog tour: Things That Art by Lochlann Jain

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Legacy in art: Who lives, who dies, who tells your story

“And when you’re gone, who remembers your name?Who keeps your flame?Who tells your story?” So goes the last song of the Hamilton soundtrack. Do you ever worry about your legacy? Do you ever worry about leaving behind a piece of you, something that keeps you in someone, anyone’s memory? I’m fast approaching 25 (hello, quarter…… Continue reading Legacy in art: Who lives, who dies, who tells your story

Book Reviews · Poetry

The Pleasures of the Damned by Charles Bukowski

I hauled this book along with 3 others last year at a vintage bookstore and got around to reading it just now. [Related: Rare books, cats, and my loosened purse strings at Atlanta Vintage Books.] Goodreads synopsis: To his legions of fans, Charles Bukowski was—and remains—the quintessential counterculture icon. A hard-drinking wild man of literature…… Continue reading The Pleasures of the Damned by Charles Bukowski

Book Reviews

Songs from Richmond Avenue by Michael Reed

I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Michael Reed reached out to me requesting for a review back when I was on vacation. In his mail he wondered if I’d “be interested in reviewing [his] literary/satire “Songs…… Continue reading Songs from Richmond Avenue by Michael Reed