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Perks of Being a Somali American Wallflower

by Hafsa Guled


“We accept the love we think we deserve.” – The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2013). I distinctly remember reading that quote on every corner of the internet in late 2014. 755 more words


Cottage Reads

For a post-Canada Day trip I am renting a cottage with friends for this upcoming weekend. And unfortunately being out in the wilderness means no WiFi for THREE WHOLE DAYS! 222 more words


Top Reasons Our Youth Needs Less Twilight and More Perks of Being A Wallflower

Novelists who aim to appeal to teens have two pathways they can take: they can appeal to the mundane, silly melodramatic aspects of being a teenager or they can take a deeper approach and introduce them to more adult-like ways of thinking. 1,602 more words


This One Moment When You Know You're Not A Sad Story

I have a lot of favorite books but one that really got me is The Perks Of Being A Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky. It’s a coming-of-age type of book that relays Charlie, an introverted teenager who tells his story through letters written for a stranger. 254 more words

Putting My Life Back Together

Saturday Repost from Fall 2012

“I’m reading The Perks of Being A Wallflower right now and a lot of it is really hitting home for me…it’s kinda scary. 592 more words

Personal Blog

To The Friends I Might Never See Again

I just heard a guy in the elevator tell his friend, “See you in 20 years, I guess.” Well. At first that sounds crazy. Why would you wait that long to see a friend again? 1,144 more words

Life Changing Books

I have loved to read since a very young age. I went through different phases of favorite books- after children’s books it was fantasy, then supernatural romance- but since reaching high school and being required to read the classics, I  just haven’t been able to turn back. 813 more words

F. Scott Fitzgerald