Dumplin’ Reviewed

Right after watching Dumplin’ I told all my friends to watch it, then my mom, and then sang the soundtrack off-key for weeks. Directed by the same genius behind The Proposal – which in my opinion, is one of the greatest movies of our time – Anne Fletcher’s newest movie is a story about self-love and accepting your body the way it is.

Read It Again: Arthur Golden’s Memoirs of a Geisha

There have been few books that I have read and re-read with every passing year and Arthur Golden’s Memoirs of a Geisha consistently makes the list. As the world changes around me, so does my interpretation of the book each time I come across it – yet it remains a literary masterpiece, sliding back the doors to tea houses, their ceremonies and most importantly to the life of geisha.