Dear Martin (Book Review)

Last week I wrote about The Poet X and this week I’m focusing on the author half of that New Year’s post. I finished Dear Martin by Nic Stone in two days, but first, pictures:

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Grownish Season 2 Episode 5 Recap + Discussion

In the words of the great DJ Khalid, it’s time for “anotha one.” This week, we’ll be recapping episode 5. Make sure to check out my recaps for the Premiere, Episode 3, and Episode 4 if you’re not already caught up.

Before I get started, I just want to mention that something happened last night, and I’ve been cheesing ever since. I’ve been live tweeting Grownish since Season 2 started and I’m not too big on celebrities, but Yara Shahidi is so inspiring. I follow her on Twitter, Instagram and I read her Essence article.

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If you’re not already following my Bookstagram, please consider it. Make sure to let me know you’re a fellow blogger so I can follow you back. I had my first blogging photoshoot this week and I loved it.

All these pictures were taken on my school’s campus. I found some really nice spots. It was always my intention for my bookstagram to be more flowery and bright. I think these pictures came out pretty nice. I took all the books I bought while thrifting and I also brought along The Poet X and Dear Martin.

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My First Blogging Photo Shoot

Mini Review Monday -Thrifting Adventures

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So last Monday, my best friend and I went to World of Thrift. As the book nerd I am, I went with the sole intention of finding some bargain books. They just renovated and the book section was really nice. I didn’t take the best pictures while I was there, so I’ll just include pictures of the haul.

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End of the Streak

So these past two weeks, I’ve been posting end of the week recaps. I had been posting daily during that week. It wasn’t even on purpose, it just kind of happened. This week, I didn’t post on Wednesday, so that ended the 14+ day streak.

I think I’ll still post these at the end of busy weeks.

Monday – My mini review of The Last OG

Tuesday – The Two for Tuesday participants. Please comment if you’re interested in joining. I even made a banner!

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