Why I Like The Testing Trilogy

It’s a little tricky because at first I wasn’t sure I liked it.  Too many things that happened made me think it was a Hunger Games/The Giver/Divergent/The Maze Runner rip-off, but sometimes this is difficult to get around because of the common tropes in YA dystopian fiction. It starts out with a graduation ceremony similar Read More …

Edge of Tomorrow

Edge of Tomorrow came out in 2014, an American science fiction action film starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt, based on a screenplay adapted from the 2004 Japanese light novel All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka. The film takes place in a future where Earth is invaded by an alien race. Cruise plays Read More …

11/22/63 by Stephen King

Okay, so as a writer of literary fiction, I’m supposed to be an intellectual snob and turn my nose us at commercial writers like Stephen King, but the truth is, one of my all-time favorite novels is The Stand. Recently I ran into a friend at the post office. Last time I saw her was Read More …