Review: The Dead Inside by Cyndy Drew Etler

The Dead Inside is a memoir. Cyndy Drew Etler writes here about her childhood, including the abuse of her stepfather and her eventual admittance to a substance abuse program by her mother and stepfather. The substance abuse program in question is Straight, Inc., a controversial program out of the late 80's and early 90's. Etler describes … Continue reading Review: The Dead Inside by Cyndy Drew Etler

Top 10 Tuesday: Top 10 2016 Releases I Didn’t Get To, But Want to Read

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly event sponsored by the bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish. Each week, participants are tasked with coming up with a Top 10 list based on a theme. This week, the theme is 2016 releases you wanted to read, but didn't get to. I always seem to have a lot … Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday: Top 10 2016 Releases I Didn’t Get To, But Want to Read

Audiobook Review: Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology by Leah Remini

Troublemaker by Leah Remini is one of the most interesting celebrity memoirs I've ever listened to. The book tells the story of her life, particularly as it relates to being raised within Scientology for most of her life, unlike most of the other celebrity practitioners. When her parents got divorced, her mother's new boyfriend introduced … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology by Leah Remini

Waiting on Wednesday: Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine. In it, bloggers highlight an upcoming release they are excited for. This week, I'm highlighting a release that has LONG time before it's released, but it's been on my mind lately. I didn't look at the release date the first time … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay