Wednesday, December 21, 2016

12 Broadway Songs You Must Listen To

Yes, I know, this list doesn't have much to do with a writing/reading blog. Well, I suppose, it has to do with songwriting, so I guess it relates to my blog. Now that we've cleared that up, here are 12 broadway show tunes(in no peculiar order) that were written so perfectly that you must listen to.

1.) "One Step Closer" from The Little Mermaid 

2.) " Lullaby of Broadway" from 42nd Street

3.) "Proud of Your Boy" from Aladdin

4.) "If Only(Quartet)" from The Little Mermaid

5.) "Defying Gravity" from Wicked

6.) "Cell Block Tango" from Chicago 

7.) "Alexander Hamilton" from Hamilton

8.) "The Stepsisters Lament" from Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella

9.) "A Million Miles Away" from Aladdin

10.) "I'll Cover You" from Rent

11.) "The Phantom of the Opera" from The Phantom of the Opera

12.) "Light My Candle" from Rent

So, there you have it.Now, go on, and let them quickly take over your life and destroy it. 

Thursday, June 23, 2016

10 Books for you to Explore

You know that feeling where you desperately want to read a new book, but you can't figure out what book to read next? That pit in your stomach when you are surrounded by books, but for some reason, none of them interest you? Well, here's a way to try and solve your problem! Here are 10 books that you should try and explore:
(Goodreads summaries links below)

1.) All the Bright Places, by Jennifer Niven

2.) Dear Killer, by Katherine Ewell

3.) Dorothy Must Die, by Danielle Paige

4.) Margot, by Jillian Cantor

5.) Cinder, by Marissa Meyer

6.) Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, by Becky Albertalli

7.) Room, by Emma Donoghue

8.) Not As Crazy As I Seem, by George Harrar

9.) Jackaby, by William Ritter

10.) The Wrath & the Dawn, by Renee Ahdieh