Amazon/Barnes & Noble I have been a fan of Issa Rae’s since Awkward Black Girl was still only a series on YouTube. I was super excited about seeing her growth and have been tuning in to all of her projects whenever I get the chance. I first learned about her book a while ago, but […]
I love spoken word poetry. I especially love spoken word that speaks to me. My best friend introduced me to this poem a few years ago and even now, years later, it still resonates with me. So, I thought that I’d share it with you all, as well. Considering how certain areas of my life […]
The light from your eyes Welcomes a change in season And brightens my soul © LeTara Moore, All Rights Reserved
Originally published at https://letarawritesbookreviews.wordpress.com/2017/06/14/book-review-push-by-sapphire/ Push– a word that is used several times in this book and is the term used to encourage the main character, Precious, to continue her efforts in making a better life for herself. This was a tough read, for more reasons than the subject matter. I saw the movie Precious, […]
How does it look? It is growing on me, but I like it. My blog had the same look for a very, very long time and it was past time for a new look. I’ve also done some tinkering with my book covers and have officially changed the one for Reflection in the Music. I’m […]
I’ve been working. That pretty much sums up the past several months. I’ve been working a lot and my body and quality time with my daughter and my blog have been paying the price of me getting a bigger paycheck. A bigger paycheck is nice, but there are some things you can’t put a price […]
This little monologue/narration goes hand in hand with my work in progress and was fueled by my overworked brain, Starbucks, and Amy Winehouse’s Back to Black Album. I hope you enjoy both the story and the music.
You do that entirely too well. Only in my dreams can I think like you. Behave like you. Perhaps, however, it is a good thing that I don’t. Otherwise, no one would ever know what love is.
So, I have been doing as much reading as I can during the month of August and now the reviews will be published in September. Here’s the first one of the month. The Darkest Loop by James Fant. Check it out, support the author, and, as always, thank you for your continuous support of my […]
I looked you in your eyes and you seemed sincere. What I was in search of was there, but not for me alone. I purposely loved you, but now I must purposely leave.