Divergence

If our languages won’t divide us, our values will. This is the ultimate lesson that I learned from reading Divergent by Veronica Roth, another post-apocalyptic young adult fiction.  In this latest dystopian book that I read, the known world has become divided into five factions according to the values that…

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Dystopia

The year 2012 is less than 24 hours away and for the last 120 hours, I have been stuffing my thoughts with post-end-of-the-world stories.  I wonder if December 22, 2012 will still come, knowing that the ancient Mayans predicted that our world’s demise is at hand.  Hence, I think that…

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Book Review: The Pledge by Kimberly Derting

I love languages.  I love learning new ones and I love eavesdropping on people who think I don’t understand what they are saying.  So it won’t come as a surprise that I found The Pledge by Kimberly Derting highly intriguing when I first read the summary. This girl Charlaina, Charlie for…

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