About Grace by Anthony Doerr book review

Name - About GraceAuthor - Anthony DoerrPublisher- Harper CollinsYear- 2005 David winkler lives in Anchorage, a small town in Alaska. Since childhood, winkler has dreams that turn out to be true in the future. When David falls in love with a married woman, he runs away with her to Ohio to start a family. His…

Neon Lights

This poem is called Neon lights. I wrote it recently and posted it on Instagram. Didn't get a chance to post it here. Now is the time. Do you still remember, When we were kids, We played with the glowworms, Under the dusky sky, in the fields? You caught as many as you could, Kept…

Animal farm Book Review

I’ve been really interested in politics and history lately. So last month, I read the Russian Revolution to compensate for it not being taught to us back in high school. Anyway, I read about it and I was deeply intrigued. I realised that all these revolutions started out with such great ideologies that seemed perfect…

Online classes and have they been successful?

The world has been on a standstill ever since the cases of COVID-19 started increasing globally. The virus, although not so deadly, is highly contagious. As a result, governments throughout the world have been forced to shut down public institutions like schools and colleges. Each and every industry in the world has suffered from this…

I created a universe

This poem is called - I created a universe and it's about making a world, a universe in your head for someone that you love. Once that person leaves you, your universe starts to crumble and you feel alone in the world you created. When something like this happens, always remember that you can create…

Anna and her haunted volume

Anna and her haunted volume is a new poem I wrote today. It's blasphemous, I don't really like it much, but here it is. The Question is, who is the real evil here? Anna's flipping through the musty pages,At wicked, unholy hoursThere's silence around her,Darkness devouring the stars.Forces corrupt, beckoning her since agesWhispering promises, lies…

The Secret History, Book Review

"Beauty is terror, what we call beautiful, we quiver before it"  Name: The secret history Year: 1992 Author: Donna tartt Rating: 4/5 Set amidst the hills in a small  town of Hampden in Vermont, New England. The secret history revolves around six students of classical studies who study at the elite Hampden college. The books…

folklore by Taylor swift, album review.

Taylor swift dropped a new surprise album and WE ARE NOT CALM. When Taylor posted the "Biiig isolation" picture, who would've thought it was LITERALLY a very big and busy isolation period for her?  Okay now let's get down to the basic information. On  23 July, Taylor posted on all her media platforms that she…

A Nazi Nightmare

Long before the arrival of the Nazis in our small village, the general environment of it betrayed the knowledge of it's impending doom. It was a shared knowledge that our village would be one of the firsts to face the brunt of the German attacks. Despite my boyish ignorance, I had also sensed the uneasy…

My reading journey

Hello readers, I'm soniya. A 19 year old  psychology major, reader and sometimes a writer/poet. I love words, I love telling stories and reading them. This is my first post on my second blog. I deleted my three year old blog a few weeks ago. More on that later. At this point in my life,…