poetry

Day 1: List Poem

Day 1: List Poem

National Poetry Month Day 1: List Poem Inspired by Amy LV I was very excited to start my first poem for this wonderful month of poetry, but I found I had a little trouble generating a topic. I stopped listing topics, I stopped brainstorming, and just looked around me. Now, I…
REVIEW: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

REVIEW: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander Published March 18, 2014 “With a bolt of lightning on my kicks . . .The court is SIZZLING. My sweat is DRIZZLING. Stop all that quivering. Cuz tonight I’m delivering,” announces dread-locked, 12-year old Josh Bell. He and his twin brother Jordan are awesome on…
August Wrap Up and September TBR

August Wrap Up and September TBR

August Wrap Up Well, August was a very hectic month and reading was not a priority. I am back to school and reading time has been shortened. My goal for September is to make more time, possibly during lunch and at home after my daughter is in bed. How do…