Women’s Healthcare in America

In my final project for my college writing and rhetoric class, I explored the topic of women's access to healthcare in America (or lack thereof) and the reasons why not everyone in this country has adequate care.

REVIEW: The Greatest Showman

Release Date: December 20, 2017 Rated: PG Running Time: 2 h 19 min Director: Michael Gracey Starring: Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Keala Settle Composer(s): Benj Pasek, Justin Paul TRAILER  TICKETS SOUNDTRACK (read my review of the movie's original soundtrack here!) (just a quick note: my friends and i went to see this …

REVIEW: ‘The Greatest Showman’ Soundtrack

"Inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation." Starring: Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, Zendaya, and Rebecca Ferguson. In theaters: Wednesday, December …

Earth to Julia

In the past six months, I've read less than fifty books. Yes, it's bad. Normally, when I'm in a slump, I'll reread my favorites, or get a new contemporary novel, just to ease myself back into reading. Check and check, but I'm still not reading as much as I would like to. I have the …

REVIEW: When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

Genre: contemporary, romance Format: paperback, 378 pages Published: May 30, 2017 (Simon Pulse) Rating: 4.75/5 stars Summary (Goodreads): Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With graduation behind her, she’s more than ready for a break from her family, from Mamma’s inexplicable obsession with her finding the “Ideal Indian Husband.” Ugh. Dimple knows they must respect …

REVIEW: The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

Genre: Contemporary Format: Hardcover, 336 pages Published: April 11, 2017 Rating: 4.5/5 stars Summary (goodreads): Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love—she’s lived through it twenty-six times. She crushes hard and crushes often, but always in secret. Because no matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach …