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12 Rules of Monk Mode #6: It's Not About Doing

29 Mar 2021 9 minute read 0 comments Moon Base MGTOW

This is the sixth of a 12-part series remixing Jordan Peterson’s book 12 Rules For Life, one chapter a week to coincide with the 12 weeks remaining for my one year celibacy vow. This was originally published in July 2020.  “My position was terrible...

‘Every Last Word’ – Tamara Ireland Stone

13 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Book-worm

I received a digital copy of this from Netgalley, and I am so pleased that I did. Sam is 16, a fantastic swimmer and part of a popular group of girls. It might sound like a perfect life, but she also has a secret. Sam has Purely-Obsessional OCD, and...

‘The Silent Stars Go By’ – Sally Nichols

10 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Book-worm

Margot has been in love with Harry ever since his family moved to their village. As a vicar’s daughter Margot knows certain expectations are held for her, so it is something of a shock to learn that nineteen year old Margot is actually the mother of...

‘Center of Gravity’ – Laura McNeill

9 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Book-worm

I received a free digital copy of this from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Let me start by saying that this is not the kind of book I would normally go for, but I am so pleased I gave it a try. A marriage in decline is not a pleasant thi...

‘Broken Harbour’ – Tana French

8 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Book-worm

I had been introduced to this author by a colleague in work. ‘Faithful Place’ intrigued me and was certainly an enjoyable foray into crime writing. The blurb for this gave little away, but I was hooked by the idea that someone who was murdered would...

‘The Star Outside My Window’ – Onjali Q. Raúf

7 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Book-worm

Aniyah and her brother, Noah, have gone to live with Mrs I and the children she fosters. We know very little about their circumstances but can glean something major has happened. Both are traumatised by their experiences and talk of their mum becomin...

Crypto Book Reviews (#2): Blockchain: The Next Everything

16 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Ben Wehrman

*Disclaimer: Brutal honesty is my #1 priority. However, I’ve also included affiliate links below, should you decide to order this book through Kindle, Audible, or hard-copy. When you use these links, I earn a commission. Thank you, friends!

Crypto Book Reviews (#1): The Bitcoin Guidebook

16 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Ben Wehrman

*Disclaimer: Brutal honesty is my #1 priority. However, I’ve also included affiliate links below, should you decide to order this book through Kindle, Audible, or hard-copy. When you use these links, I earn a commission. Thank you, friends!

Who Moved the Cheese? Book review about how to accept Change

17 Jan 2020 5 minute read 1 comment TrocProcLock

So I recently read the book "Who Moved the Cheese" by Spencer Johnson. It is a very short book, the actual story is 30 pages. The book itself is 53 pages long. So without going into too much detail the story is about 4 characters who are in a maze....

The Towers of Midnight - Wheel of Time #13 - Review

31 Dec 2019 1 minute read 1 comment Jezebelle

There isn't a lot I feel I need to say about this book. Everything that is happening is all leading to the Last Battle and the conclusion of the series. I will say that the pacing has picked up a great deal as the end of the world creeps closer. The...