Yes Please

“Good for you, not for me” is a tidbit of advice Poehler gives throughout her delightfully funny memoir. This advice strikes a chord with me, as it helps me to realize that not everything is good for everyone. I was sucked into Yes Please immediately and finished reading it in a single day. Poehler’s book […]

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I Am Malala

I Am Malala is a beautifully written memoir recounting the violent relationship of the Taliban with the people of primarily Pakistan. This relationship is akin to that of an abusive domestic one, as the militant group seeks to isolate, control, and terrorize its mostly unwilling subjects. Malala describes an idyllic existence in Pakistan’s Swat Valley […]

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