“The Art of Racing In the Rain”-Book Review

Wow "Racers are often called selfish and egotistical. I myself have called race car drivers selfish; I was wrong. To be a champion, you must have no ego at all. You must not exist as  a separate entity. You must give yourself over to the race." As said by Enzo, a dog who has the…

How studying abroad made me disenchanted with my American life

A year has past since left for my four month study abroad stay in Viterbo, Italy. To put into words how much those four months changed my life, I simply could not do it justice. It was something that I had always dreamed of doing; venturing out into an unknown world, meeting and living with…

Review of “Authority” by Jeff VanderMeer

Book Review of "Authority" by Jeff VanderMeer Overall Feelings I have just finished reading, "Authority" by Jeff VanderMeer, the second book in the Southern Reach Trilogy. The first book in the series, "Annihilation" went by rapidly, I could not put the book down but with this second one, I could put the book down. Nitty…