A Man Called Ove (Fredrik Backman)

I've been meaning to have light reads for weeks because I felt too old with my recent choices of reading. As I always say, good books come to us just right at the moment when we needed it. It was a Sunday afternoon, I was waiting for my friends as we're going out for lunch, … Continue reading A Man Called Ove (Fredrik Backman)

True Levelers

I started reading Ben Carson's book "Think Big" tonight. A quote on the very first chapter captured my attention. It speaks truth... "It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls into ours. … Continue reading True Levelers

Push Onward

"I've been lucky enough now in my life to meet all sorts of extraordinary and accomplished people --- world leaders, inventors, musicians, astronauts, athletes, professors, enterpreneurs, artists and writers, pioneering doctors and researchers. Some of them are women. Some are black or of color. Some were born poor or have lived lives that to many … Continue reading Push Onward

Middle C

Last Saturday, a new book was delivered to my doorstep. It was a late birthday gift from my sweetheart. A book I've been wanting to have for so long and now it's finally here. It is the book written by America's former first lady, Michelle Obama. It's sort of an autobiography. How Michelle became The … Continue reading Middle C