The Slow Regard of Silent Things 

The Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ You can find the summary from GoodReads below: Deep below the University, there is a dark place. Few people know of it: a broken web of ancient passageways and abandoned rooms. A young woman lives there, tucked among the sprawling tunnels of […]

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The Stone Barrington Series 

The Stone Barrington Series by Stuart Woods Stone Barrington, a suave ex-NYPD detective turned defensive lawyer, is always in the middle of some spectacular investigation. Stone is the James Bond detective, nice suit wearing, bourbon drinking, and total ladies man living it up in New York. His character is totally cliche and I love it. I […]

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The Old Man and the Sea 

The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway The epic struggle of a lifetime. When it is you versus the world. Life versus death. The fight burning and raging inside you. The will and determination to maintain discipline.  Santiago and I share something in common, we both felt those same universal themes. While Santiago […]

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The Book Thief 

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Wow. This was a pretty good read. The first thing that I noticed when I picked this book up was that the prose and the writing style was refreshing for me. I have not been reading a lot of “great” prose recently. This novel may have been intended for […]

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Bloody Mary: Part 3

The air was violently brought back into the world as the bathroom door swung open. “Max what is going on in here!” His mother yelled as she finished opening the door. “Why are the lights off?” She asked as she moved her hand towards the light switch. “No mom!” Max yelled back at her as […]

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Bloody Mary: Part 2

“Oh why are you so handsome tonight!?” The face in the mirror said to him. Her face was beautiful and lit by a dim aura that surrounded her body. She had dark red hair and piercing red eyes. “It’s uhh…a special night…” Max stammered back. No matter how much they have talked, Max’s hand still […]

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Bloody Mary: Part 1

“You fix your tie, nervously clutch your bouquet, and look at the bathroom mirror, preparing to ask your prom date out. Turning off the lights, you whisper, “Bloody Mary…” With intense concentration, Max stood in front of his bathroom mirror attempting to fix his tie.  “Aww sweetie you look so cute!”  His mother chided. “Yeah […]

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