Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to those Who Create It by: Charlamagne Tha God

“P.Y.P (Pick Your Passion/Poison/Procrastination)” This book, this book, Charlamagne, Charlamagne! Okay, after seeing so many mixed reviews about this book, I knew I had to listen. Some called the book amazing storytelling while other say that it doesn’t make sense. I don’t feel either way. I believe that the purpose of this book is to inspire those who have a dream to chase it and … Continue reading Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to those Who Create It by: Charlamagne Tha God

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (2008)

#FLASHBACKFRIDAY “Happy Hunger Games and may the odds be ever in your favor” I remember this book like it was yesterday. I was going to junior college when it first hit shelves. I recall strolling through the Target I worked at and seeing our entertainment staff stocking it onto the shelves. I knew that people were talking about it at school but when I saw … Continue reading The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (2008)

I Can’t Make This Up: Life Lessons by Kevin Hart

πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ “No other response to the ups and downs of life make sense except gratitude!” I was so nervous when I started listening to this book because I just knew it was a really long joke book that I would grow tired of in a matter of two chapters, but I was wrong! As Kevin Hart dives into his life growing up in Philadelphia, his … Continue reading I Can’t Make This Up: Life Lessons by Kevin Hart

We’re Going to Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union

“Cheers to us for being afraid and doing it anyway” Oh my goodness! You know, I knew that this book was going to be so empowering from start to finish but I was wrong in a good way! Listening to Gabrielle Union go from a girl who was uncomfortable in her own skin to a strong, beautiful, and proud black woman was satisfying. She gives … Continue reading We’re Going to Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union

The Last Black Unicorn by Tiffany Haddish

“Ocean of Emotions” We all know who Tiffany Haddish is by now, right? If you don’t know, she is one of Hollywood’s newest A-List comedians and I must say she’s pretty damn funny! Upon reading the title of the book, and I’m not sure why but, I thought that this book would be lollipops and rainbows. I figured it would be full of just jokes, … Continue reading The Last Black Unicorn by Tiffany Haddish