Book Review – What Are You Going Through by Sigrid Nunez

This is a book that is much bigger than its 210 pages; it’s full of thought-provoking and life-affirming tidbits as well as being wonderfully written. Our narrator is visiting an old friend who has terminal cancer and whilst this is central to the plot, it is (in my opinion) not what the book is about. …

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Book Review – Eudora Honeysett is Quite Well, Thank You by Annie Lyons

Eudora Honeysett is a heartwarming story about an elderly woman who wishes to die on her own terms. She befriends young Rose who moves in next door and their friendship (as well as that of Stanley, an older gentleman who also lives nearby) impacts everyone’s lives.  There are some triggers in this book; see below …

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Book Review – The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman

In a sleepy village just outside London, a group of octogenarians with a penchant for detective work find their latest victim much closer to home. When the owner of their retirement village is found dead at his lavish residence, the Thursday Murder Club are on the case, manipulating the police and gathering information by ever …

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Presenting…The Online Book Club for Childless Women

Happy Pride Month Even though the world’s LGBT Pride marches have been cancelled this year, I still want to show my support for the community and celebrate in my own way – through my blog! It’s been 51 years since the Stonewall riots in New York began the revolution for LGBT people that finally saw …

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My Story

This is me. Lisa Ann Kissane. I’ve named this post “My Story” as I’m currently reading a book called Living the Life Unexpected by Jody Day (available here: https://amzn.to/2XOSPQJ) and the first exercise is to tell my story of childlessness. This may seem strange considering the intention of this blog is to entice clients for …

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