Some weeks I’m itching for a good mystery. Others I’m craving an emotional roller coaster. Or fantasy. Or historical fiction. Or goodness knows what. It might be brand new or something ancient or anywhere in between. In any case, it’s nice to share, so …
What’s Your Read?
Yes, this is a memoir. Yes, I usually read novels for WYR. However, you could file much of the content of Felicia Day’s life could be filed under Stranger Than Fiction.
From the opening introduction of her awkward encounter in a small town Build-A-Bear store to her candid discussion of anxiety, the narrative is quirky, bizarre, inspiring, frightening, and surprisingly relatable. Her wide range of experience is balanced by her descriptions of a, shall we say, non-traditional upbringing. Well, that and her love of Photoshop. Reading it makes me laugh, cry, and believe even more firmly in the limitless power of pancakes.
Also, I want to start a collection of her motivational coffee mugs . . .