Fiction

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith

Meh, that’s what I thought at first. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies was neither good or bad but just uninteresting and pretty boring. Then, it got ridiculous and really bad. I have to say, the only reason I finished the book was because I was reading it for a reading challenge and even then, I pretty…… Continue reading Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith

Undefinable

The Anthropology of Turquoise: Reflections of Desert, Sea, Stone, and Sky by Ellen Meloy

I was lost but knew where I was. They were not lost but did not know where they were. – Anthropology of Turquoise Ellen Meloy I picked up the Anthropology of Turquoise in a book store in Grand Canyon Village on a camping trip, expecting a study of turquoise. What I got was so much better than that. (Even…… Continue reading The Anthropology of Turquoise: Reflections of Desert, Sea, Stone, and Sky by Ellen Meloy

Reading Challenges

Diverse Reads Book Challenge

We could all use more information about the differences between us. I chose to do this challenge because learning more about various cultures, groups, ethnicities and lifestyles will make me a better person and more approachable, relatable and knowledgeable about the people that I’m helping every day. I work in a very diverse university and…… Continue reading Diverse Reads Book Challenge