ARC Book Review: The Alphabet of Heart’s Desire by Brian Keaney

“……wherever you go boy, whatever people you find yourself amongst, and no matter how harshly they behave towards you, you always treat their gods with respect and in time they may come to look favourable upon you. He meant the gods, of course, not the people. People do not change so easily. “ In 1802 … More ARC Book Review: The Alphabet of Heart’s Desire by Brian Keaney

ARC Book Review: The French Girl by Lexie Elliott

I had been observing all the hype around The French Girl as a curious bystander until yesterday. During several attempts to kill boredom by refreshing my email, there were no bounds to my joy when suddenly I noticed an email from Penguin with the advanced reader copy. I had to start reading it right-away. True … More ARC Book Review: The French Girl by Lexie Elliott

St. Petersburg

  A boy meets a girl in St. Petersburg. Their hearts churn, butterflies a-flutter. They swing their feet and dip their toes in love that shall never grow. The boy must leave and catch a bus. In his pocket a pebble from the evening and euros hundred. He fumbles for his keys but over the … More St. Petersburg