Watch Us Rise -Renee Watson + Ellen Hagan

My family knows when I'm reading an especially spectacular book. How? Because I don't do anything but read, I don't say anything but how much I like the book, and I don't take very long to finish it. Watch Us Rise was the first book that did this for me in a very long time.… Continue reading Watch Us Rise -Renee Watson + Ellen Hagan


Two Ten Jack : Japanese-inspired Izayaka

iz·a·ka·ya /ēˈzäkəyə,ēzəˈkīə/ noun: izakaya; plural noun: izakayas a type of Japanese bar in which a variety of small, typically inexpensive, dishes and snacks are served to accompany the alcoholic drinks. After dozens of Yelp searches, menu perusal, and deliberation. I finally decided on a restaurant for my 17th birthday dinner: Two Ten Jack Nashville. If… Continue reading Two Ten Jack : Japanese-inspired Izayaka


Kpop Comebacks Review –September

Kpop comebacks were lit this month, so I thought it would be fun to review some that I watched/listened to and enjoyed. I’m evaluating the music videos in five categories: concept, aesthetics/cinematography, fashion/beauty, choreography, and song. I’ll be discussing my thoughts in each of these categories, giving a one to five rating in each one,… Continue reading Kpop Comebacks Review –September