Pandemic Book Review: Parable of the Sower

SPOILERS AHEAD! It’s 2021 and COVID cases are increasing which makes pre COVID life impossible. Social activities are very limited so there is more time for past times like reading. My first book review of 2021 is Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler. I would recommend this book. Octavia Butler is an African AmericanContinue reading “Pandemic Book Review: Parable of the Sower”

The Handmaids Tale: Season Two

<<SPOILERS AHEAD>> I finished watching season two of “The Handmaid’s Tale” last weekend.  For the most part I enjoyed it but it was a bit slow moving in parts.  In other parts it felt like the writers were writing and adding things to the story line in order to fill up time that was alreadyContinue reading “The Handmaids Tale: Season Two”

The Handmaid’s Tale

Ever since I read “1984” and “Brave New World” in high school I’ve been a fan of dystopian novels.  I love recent effort like “The Hunger Games” and I found the movie “Divergent” to be enjoyable even though the novels weren’t very original.  So the buzz around the Hulu series “The Handmaid’s Tale” caught myContinue reading “The Handmaid’s Tale”