Here’s a secret I don’t tell many people: I hated Harry Potter at first. Or, I should say, I didn’t understand why Harry Potter was as good as it was.
Finding the time to read is difficult with all of the other forms of media bombarding us. I decided to share 12 books – one for each month of the year – that stuck with me in one way or another. Some I have read numerous times and love more every time I finish it.… Read More 2017 Book of the Month Club: twelve books to ignite your love for literature
Podcasts are trendier than ever now. Which is a grand thing to say. There’s a lot out there – some top notch, some not so much – and trying to find the right one for you is tricky. Here are 30 I listen to that I suggest to a lot of people I meet. Most… Read More 30 podcasts from 2016 you need to subscribe to
[spoilers for all of the Harry Potter series, including the new play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child to follow] The Cursed Child is a meandering disappointment that uses one of the series’ least favorite McGuffin – time travel – as a central plot element. By the end of reading the two-part play, I felt… Read More ‘Cursed Child’ is a meandering disappointment
Here are my favorite albums, television shows and films of 2011. Enjoy. 5 albums: 1. Camp – Childish Gambino A great first “official” album from Donald Glover that might not be as good as his EP, but offers a unique look into hip-hop: no samples, no overhyped collaborations, just Donald and his friends doing what they… Read More My favorites of 2011