Half Past by Cindy Santos

Half Past by Cindy Santos 3 Stars In this author’s second book similar issues occur from what is a promising story. The confines of a short story format limit the overall impact and… Continue reading

A Roomful of Machines by Kristine Ong Muslim

A Roomful of Machines by Kristine Ong Muslim 5 Stars Having reviewed later editions of this author’s work it is of interest to look upon a reissue of her first collection. Hoping to… Continue reading

Just: A Sign of the Times by Katie Lewington

Just: A Sign of the Times by Katie Lewington 4 Stars An observational poetry collection dealing with the common themes of everyday life angsts. Woven together to describe scenes and reflections. There is… Continue reading

Sexual Orientation isn’t, Mr Simpleton by Roshini Shetty

Sexual Orientation isn’t, Mr Simpleton by Roshini Shetty 4 Stars Despite a traumatic plot twist the overall concept on what is inherent and what is learned drives in the background of the story.… Continue reading

Poetry from the heart by Terry L Lawrence

Poetry from the heart by Terry L Lawrence 3 Stars A poetry collection that ebbs and flows trying to find it self like the emotional content on display. Despite the early theme and… Continue reading

Ruined Innocence by Melinda De Ross

Ruined Innocence by Melinda De Ross 4 Stars An interesting set up for what inherently is a tale romance. Your typical characters are on display here with the male being the strong brooding… Continue reading

Rendezvous by Melinda De Ross

Rendezvous by Melinda De Ross 3 stars A reissue of the first book by this promising author shows the strengths and weaknesses that improve in her collection of stories. A tale of reunited… Continue reading

Blades & Vicious Smiles by Stoyko Rusev

Blades & Vicious Smiles by Stoyko Rusev 3 stars There is a telling line in this often confused and overlapping collection of work: “For the readers that haven’t given up yet”. Often muddled… Continue reading

Golden Shadows by Amitava Mazumdar

Golden Shadows by Amitava Mazumdar 4 Stars Poetry is complicated and too abstract for the general reader is a complaint often labelled. However in this impatient world there is something in being mystified… Continue reading

Clarence: The Snake from Dunolly by Susan Day

Clarence: The Snake from Dunolly by Susan Day 4 Stars Delightful tales about the adventures of a curious, youthful, na├»ve and playful snake. The author in a similar manner of child, explores her… Continue reading