Swing Time by Zadie Smith

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mxPgplMujzQ I've never seen Swing Time in full. I've only seen the parts where Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire dance. Their moves are so hypnotic and envious. However, a frequent theme throughout Old Hollywood that no one really knows about is the awful hours, the struggles to support yourself, and the drug abuse to stay up through [...]

Celebrate Black History Month with Some Amazing Fiction

Welcome to February! What is with February and being all romantic and lovely and all those good things in the world? It's like December is all about Christmas even though there's so much more going on in December than just Christmas. But February is also Black History Month and being an advocate for diverse reads, [...]

Grisha Universe Announcement!

I'm so excited to hear the good news! The World of Grisha won't be going anywhere soon because Leigh Bardugo announced a new series within the same universe! The book will be called The Language of Thorns:  Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic. As described in the LA Times, “It’s a collection of stories,” Bardugo said. “The kind of stories [...]