• Around the World in 80 Books,  Thoughts on Books

    Afghanistan: The Kite Runner

    Recently, some friends and I decided to start a book club where we are reading books from around the world. You can find the list we are using here. It is called “Around the World in 80 Books” and I will dedicate a new category on my blog in its honour. I hope you will enjoy taking the journey with us. For the first month, we decided to read the Afghanistan pick “The Kite Runner” by Khaled Hosseini. I, unfortunately, didn’t get around to finishing the book, but my friends Elri, Macy, and Rachel all wrote reviews for you to enjoy: (Please note each review brings a unique perspective and…

  • Thoughts on Life

    September Resolutions

    I don’t know about you, but I love September. In my country it means spring is here and summer will be following shortly. If you live in America it probably means you’ve just gone back to school. It is a time of new beginnings, almost as much as the New Year is. I do not remember any of my New Year’s resolutions, except that I wanted to read 75 books (not going to happen). The beginning of my year went fairly well, and then a pandemic hit. It threw all my plans out of the window. But September, as it always does for me, seems to be bringing some new…