5 Quotes Why I Love A Man Called Ove

A 59-year old widower. Grumpy. Trying and failing to kill himself, many times. Here’s an odd, funny, yet utterly moving story. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman Rating: ❤❤❤❤❤ The first novel by the Swedish author Fredrik Backman, A Man Called Ove is a balance between heart wrenching and thought provoking lines as well as chuckle-inducing […]

Book Quotes: Rain in the Mountains

Rain in the Mountains: Notes from the Himalayas by Ruskin Bond       Rating: ❤❤❤❤❤ As I remember that this blog is A Reading Writer, and as I want to fuel my reading pace again, I’ll start to post quotations and wise words I loved from my recent reads, starting with Rain in the Mountains by India’s […]

Book Review: When Breath Becomes Air

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi Rating: ❤❤❤❤❤ What is it about: At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade’s worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. One day he was a doctor treating the dying, and the next he was a patient struggling to live. […]

history and poetry

“Among other things, you’ll find that you’re not the first person who was ever confused and frightened and even sickened by human behavior. You’re by no means alone on that score, you’ll be excited and stimulated to know. Many, many men have been just as troubled morally and spiritually as you are right now. Happily, […]

ending agony (WQW)

I’m participating (finally) for the first time to my dearie Jade‘s Writer’s Quote Wednesday (WQW) and my first quote is from the Still I Rise woman, Maya Angelou and her words that have been “the force” that pushed me to write this blog almost three years ago. (Woah! Time flies! :D) In my first post, Agony published […]

On Being Unnoticed

You need not to be famous to become somebody. You are already a hero to the hearts you touched deeply. And remember He made you, wonderfully. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Proverbs 31 Ministries For 3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge as tagged by devereaux frazier and Ladylee Manila. ❤ Please join if you […]

On Bitterness

Let’s choose to forgive even if forgiveness isn’t asked. Your heart is too beautiful to keep those ugly poisons inside. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Proverbs 31 Ministries For 3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge as tagged by devereaux frazier and Ladylee Manila. ❤ Please join if you want. Let’s spread some motivations? 🙂

On Bitterness (Plus a Leave-Note)

Yes, your heart is beautiful. ❤ — P.S. A Reading Writer is sick badly sick. -_- I am not sure when I’ll be back but I am sending you guys, a lot of love for the week. I have scheduled poems until August 31 so I am sure you won’t miss me. 🙂 Have a great […]