Bookish Stuff

Book Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman.

Just listen, Adam says with a voice that sounds like shrapnel. I open my eyes wide now. I sit up as much as I can. And I listen. Stay, he says. Choices. Seventeen-year-old Mia is faced with some tough ones: Stay true to her first love—music—even if it means losing her boyfriend and leaving her… Continue reading Book Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman.


Cold, Cold Prison Walls.

I touch the cold walls, to know how it feels to be cold for the last time. I hold my dish of the stale meal and stare at it for a while.  Because by tomorrow, this dish would be here and I would not. I sit, hold my head in both hands and sigh. There's… Continue reading Cold, Cold Prison Walls.