Archive by 03/2011



The Game Recap – 3/29/11 Season Finale March 30, 2011 | Television, The Game
Pooch Hall and Tia Mowry of The Game  Mel is stressing about becoming preganant, and asks Derwin if he will go with her to get checked out to see why they aren’t pregnant yet.  Derwin says of course and consoles her. Next, Tasha closing a big endorsement deal for Derwin.  As she consults with Derwin and Melanie over the paperwork, she reveals that

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Review: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho March 28, 2011 | Fiction, Reviews
thealchemist-pcPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2003 Release Date: May 1, 1993 Pages: 163 Form: Paperback Author: Paulo Coelho Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository PAULO COELHO’S enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world. This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and inspiring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who

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F.A.M.E. Review – Deluxe Edition March 24, 2011 | Music
fameDeuces:  Love this track although I’d love more singing and less rapping.  That’s the only thing that would make this track better.  Otherwise it bangs…beat is on point. Up To You: Nice sweet song that showcases Chris’ vocal range.  Nice mellow tempo, can totally chill out to this track. No BS: Very sultry and sensual

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The Game Recap – 3/22/11 March 23, 2011 | Television, The Game
thegame2  Episode: Death Becomes Her This week’s episode begins with Tasha and Mel at the spot having a drink, but Mel isn’t drinking because she’s trying to get preggers.  After unsucessfully trying to get Mel’s attention, Tasha sends her on home to Derwin and is then approached by Van Peebles.  They get drunk and end up

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Review: Passin’ by Karen E. Quinones Miller March 21, 2011 | Black Fiction, Reviews
passin-kqmPublisher: Grand Central Publishing  Copyright: 2008 Release Date: February, 2008 Pages: 291 Form: Paperback Author: Karen E. Quinones Miller Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Hailing from a long time color struck family, Shanika Jenkins is the family’s golden child due largely to her very fair skin and unusual blue eyes.  Descended from a

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Review: Up To No Good by Carl Weber March 17, 2011 | Black Fiction, Reviews, Romance
uptonogood-cwPublisher: Dafina Kensington Copyright: 2011 Release Date: Feb, 1 2009 Pages: 363 Form: Paperback Author: Carl Weber Buy The Book: B&N |Book Depository Deacon James Black has always been a ladies man, much to the chagrin of his two kids Jamie and Darnel, and every lady he’s been with that ever hoped for more.  Including

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The Game Recap – 3/15/11 March 16, 2011 | Television, The Game
The GameEpisode: Never Surrender This week’s episode of The Game was pretty damn good!  The show opens with Malik and TeeTee enjoying a stripshow by stripper ‘Lasagna’.  Malik begins to regret his ways and vows has vowed to change now that he’s found love.  No more strippers for him.  He gives Lasagna her severance pay while

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Bring Back the Old Brit Brat! March 11, 2011 | Television, The Game
The REAL Brit Brat  So ever since the new episodes of The Game premiered there has been one issue many can’t seem to get over…including myself.  I do NOT like how they just replaced Brit Brat like she was a non entity.  No offense to the new girl, but she’s just not the Brittany we all know and love. 

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The Game Recap – 03/08/2011 March 10, 2011 | Television, The Game
thegameSo I’m a big fan of The Game on BET and am ecstatic they brought it back.  Although it has yet to resume the same flavor as before, I’m hanging in, cause they seem to be getting closer with each new episode.  So I’ll recap the episodes here each week and then give my opinion. 

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Review: Savannah Blues by Mary Kay Andrews March 8, 2011 | Fiction, Reviews, Romance
sb-mkaPublisher: HarperCollins Copyright: 2002 Release Date: Feb 5, 2002 Pages: 404 Form: Paperback Author: Mary Kay Andrews Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository  Antiques picker Eloise ‘Weezie’ Foley thought she had the perfect marriage to an upstanding man of good character, Mr. Talmadge Evans III.  Little did she know her beloved husband, Talmadge is

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