Of Women and Wolves…and Democrats!

Earlier this week, I made a comment on a friend’s Facebook page in response to a photograph she posted of a hunter sitting in front of a dead wolf. I declared myself an animal rights activist, and stated my concern and lack of understanding behind Montana politicians allowing the shooting of wolves. In response to [...]

October 26th, 2012|

Shine by Lauren Myracle

Shine by Lauren Myracle My rating: 3 of 5 stars In the town of Black Creek, North Carolina a high school boy is brutally attacked outside of the gas station where he worked. The attack is considered a hate crime. Patrick is gay. For Cat—the girl who was once Patrick’s best friend—the attack leaves her [...]

October 16th, 2012|

Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones

Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones My rating: 4 of 5 stars In Silver Sparrow, Tayari Jones introduces two sisters—Dana Lynn Yarboro and Bunny Chaurisse Witherspoon. What makes this story unique is that one sister knows about the other, while the second sister has no idea she has a sibling. Dana and Chaurisse share the same [...]

October 2nd, 2012|