Bird Brain

Amy Lynn
books / thoughts / mostly garbage, honestly
Created 02 Aug 2020
  • Cemetery Boys, by Aiden Thomas
    27 Sep 2021 • 10 min read
    Now back to your regularly scheduled content! Books! I actually read Cemetery Boys back in August—it was my pick to read with my book club!—but due to the general chaos of my life for the past few wee...
  • Dear Livejournal: Cat parenthood is...stressful
    23 Sep 2021 • 13 min read • 1 0
    HELLO! Some of you may remember me as a person who got herself into trouble for being too emotionally vulnerable on the internet. By this I mean, back in my youth I was a big fan of ~blogging websites...
  • #17. Everyone in This Room Will Someday Be Dead
    27 Aug 2021 • 6 min read
    Wow okay. I forget exactly where I heard about this book--I do remember that it was on some “New Release” list or another, and the title stuck out to me (because I am a morbid weirdo and think way too...
  • #16. Bachelorette: THE FINALE
    11 Aug 2021 • 13 min read
    Okay wow what a ROLLERCOASTER. I am going to like…very briefly recap the finale but mostly my thoughts in this newsletter are going to be about: 1) Standing my ground about Greg absolutely being an em...
  • #15. Bachelorette ep 9 recap
    04 Aug 2021 • 16 min read
    WELL WELL WELL lmaoooo is this my favorite episode of the season? Is there any sweeter joy than being correct after being the minority "Greg sucks" voice for 8 weeks? Everyone else in “bach nation” ha...
  • #14. A Final Girls Book Showdown
    02 Aug 2021 • 9 min read
    Listen, I love drama and I love books, and I especially love book drama. Some background, for the unaware: Riley Sager published his book, “Final Girls,” back in 2017. I hadn’t read it yet, but I knew...
  • #13. Bachelorette recaps
    29 Jul 2021 • 11 min read
    I skipped a week because I am bad at things, so now we get 2 recaps in one. I….am so sorry. First up: Brief(ish) recap/Highlights from ep 7 Mike P. and Brendan We start off the episode with….7 (???I t...
  • #12. Bachelorette ep 6 recap
    15 Jul 2021 • 9 min read
    Oh my GOD. This episode was too much. FIRST OF ALL, the episode opens with Katie, apropos of nothing, suggesting a little house challenge where the men are asked to not masturbate for as long as possi...
  • #11. Bachelorette episode 5 recap
    07 Jul 2021 • 13 min read
    This was a relatively tame episode, but a whole lot happened. The episode opened with the guys being happy and relieved in the wake of Thomas having been eliminated in the last episode. This won’t las...
  • #10. A Pride Month Book Roundup
    30 Jun 2021 • 14 min read
    Hello and happy (last day of) pride month! Please note that I did not mean to send two newsletters in one day, but due to the fact that I have absolutely no idea what day it is at any given moment, I ...
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