La Douleur Exquise (For My Sake)

Author’s Note: This piece was written sometime ago and I had just gotten around to publishing it. The photos used are not mine.

Excerpt: I realized that I was not a priority. Never a priority. I was not in that priority list. He made that clear… Continue reading


The Virgin Blue by Tracey Chevalier

Today, I shall be reviewing another book. It is entitled The Virgin Blue and is written by the same person who authored The Girl with a Pearl Earring. Like with most of my books, I got this from my favorite bookstore. I was drawn to the title at first and when I read the pitch I was quite skeptical about whether I would like it or not. Continue reading