Tag: Memoir

Nothing Is Predictable By Adalina Mae

  Nothing Is Predictable By Adalina Mae Genre: Memoir   Zara is eight years old, her father, in a drunken rampage, accidentally shoots himself dead. Her childhood memories leave her struggling with romantic attachments and hinder her from developing healthy relationships. Seeking answers, She… Continue Reading “Nothing Is Predictable By Adalina Mae”

Writing for bliss by Diana Raab (Book Review #266)

Writing for bliss is a psychology self- help book written about ways to heal and deal with trauma and stress, through writing. The author uses this technique in order to tell her story and transforms her life. Writing is therapeutic and she encourages people… Continue Reading “Writing for bliss by Diana Raab (Book Review #266)”

And Then I Am Gone: A Walk with Thoreau by Mathias B. Freese (Book Review #410)

And Then I am Gone is a short memoir. Mathias moves from New York to Alabama and allows us into his world of reflections and the experiences he encounters on his journey. There is no doubt that the author wishes to leave something behind… Continue Reading “And Then I Am Gone: A Walk with Thoreau by Mathias B. Freese (Book Review #410)”

A Peripatetic Life – Reminiscences on an Eclectic Lifetime by Raymond Walley (Book Review #159)

  This review was written for Online Book Club “I rate this book 3 out of 4 stars.” This book was an “OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day.” A Peripatetic Life is a memoir written by Raymond Walley. On Friday, May 8th, 2015 Raymond gets… Continue Reading “A Peripatetic Life – Reminiscences on an Eclectic Lifetime by Raymond Walley (Book Review #159)”

Despair to Deliverance: A True Story of Triumph Over Severe Mental Illness by Sharon DeVinney (Book Review #157)

This review was kindly requested by Sharon DeVinney, Ph.D Despair to Deliverance is a memoir written about Sharon DeVinney, Ph.D. and her patient, Robin. Sharon is Robin’s psychotherapist and she has been working with Robin since 1993. Robin suffers from anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and… Continue Reading “Despair to Deliverance: A True Story of Triumph Over Severe Mental Illness by Sharon DeVinney (Book Review #157)”

“The Thoughts You Feed” by Irene Weinberg

The thoughts you feed are the ones that grow. What this brings to my mind is the time my husband died next to me in a horrific car accident. We were driving on the NY State Thruway when our car suddenly went into a… Continue Reading ““The Thoughts You Feed” by Irene Weinberg”

Dwyane Wade by Clayton Geoffreys (Book Review #121)

This review was kindly requested by Clayton Geoffreys Dwyane Wade is one of the greatest shooting guards for the Miami Heat. This book reveals everything you would need to know about him growing up, schooling, his family, and career. What is apparent is that… Continue Reading “Dwyane Wade by Clayton Geoffreys (Book Review #121)”

A Mother Dies by Arusha Topazzini (Book Review #90)

Arusha loses her mother due to cancer. This common and hard to survive from illness takes over an everlasting bond of love and separates a mother from her daughter in a very touching way. Although this book references cancer, the cause and how Arusha’s… Continue Reading “A Mother Dies by Arusha Topazzini (Book Review #90)”