This month I uprooted my life for the first time this year and moved cities, from my hometown to Chicago, leaving me with little time to read or blog.
Expansive and engaging, Rebecca Solnit’s Wanderlust explores the history of walking in the West.
Mini nonfiction reviews of two books about American politics by Carol Anderson: One Person, No Vote and White Rage.
Over the course of the fall I had the chance to check out three books written by gay & lesbian historian Lillian Faderman: Harvey Milk: His Lives and Death, Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers, and The Gay Revolution.
Weekly updates and mini reviews of two LGBT memoirs: Sarah McBride’s Tomorrow Will Be Different: Love, Loss, and the Fight for Trans Equality and Charles Blow’s Fire Shut Up in My Bones.
So many amazing poetry collections have been released in 2018, and, as the year draws to a close, I wanted to run through some of my favorites.
Over the weekend I had the chance to listen to Sean Strub’s memoir Body Counts on audio, which reminded me a lot of one of my favorite memoirs from earlier in the year, Cleve Jones’s When We Rise.