Book Review: The Alchemist

This story is about a shepherd who wants to travel the world and one day, he discovers that there is a treasure waiting for him. He then travelled from city to city in order to find the treasure. As he ventured on his journey, he learned lessons from people he never imagined he would form bonds with. Considered as a modern classic, The Alchemist, written by acclaimed writer Paulo Coehlo, is a profound and positive outlook on life and the journey to one’s destiny.  Continue reading “Book Review: The Alchemist”

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Book Review: My Heart and Other Black Holes

My Heart and Other Black Holes, written by Jasmine Warga revolves around Aysel, a sixteen years old who is struggling with depression. Due to her depressive state and her constant feeling of hopelessness, Aysel decides to kill herself  to stop the pain and darkness from devouring her. Continue reading “Book Review: My Heart and Other Black Holes”

Book Review: The Princess Saves Herself in This One

The Princess Saves Herself in This One, written by Amanda Lovelace is a poetry collection that tackles themes such as life, death, love, family, and more. It is divided into four parts: The Princess, The Damsel, The Queen, and You. An emotional collection, this serves as a way to empower the readers to fight and eventually, survive. Continue reading “Book Review: The Princess Saves Herself in This One”