Three Takeaways

Welcome to Three Takeaways! Here you’ll find condensed posts on my three biggest lessons or impressions from something I’ve read. Consider it my overall recommendation or elevator pitch for why you should (or shouldn’t) read a particular book. I hope this helps and you find something you can enjoy!

  • Three Takeaways from piercing book, Like Streams to the Ocean

    Read this book if you have weathered some storms. I think people particularly coming out of their twenties and been through some shit; those of us now at an age with a certain level of detachment and self-compassion. Some people may call that lack of ambition. I think it is becoming comfortable with who you are and are becoming. I honestly don’t know if I would have appreciated this book as much as I do now if I had read it five or more years ago.

    Here are my Three Takeaways on Jedidiah Jenkins’ Like Streams To The Ocean

  • Three Takeaways: A Single Revolution by Shani Silver

    Read this book if you’re single, dating, seeking partnership, “not looking for a relationship”, or just really tired of dating in general. Every single and non-single person would benefit from this. I think well-meaning friends who are coupled and have single friends should read this, too. The more that coupled people understand that singlehood is not some chronic illness, the better off our social gatherings will be.

    Here are my Three Takeaways on Shani Silver’s A Single Revolution.

  • Three Takeaways: Lessons from Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
    Read this book if you’re looking for a contemporary, relatable, but critical lens into the everyday experience of being a woman. I highly recommend this to men.* Here are my Three Takeaways on Roxane Gay’s Bad Feminist.
  • Three Takeaways: The House on the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune
    Read this book if you’re looking for a heartwarming, well-paced, humorous novel with lively characters. This book would translate so well into a film. Here are my Three Takeaways on TJ Klune’s The House on the Cerulean Sea!
  • Three Takeaways: Untamed by Glennon Doyle
    Read this book if you’re feeling lost in your life or are struggling to navigate difficult decisions. I read this book…