This is my bookshelf. That's a bit of a misnomer, since I post all sorts of media that I've read or watched here. Any work listed below is something that I found good enough to be worth recommending to others. I was not asked nor did I receive any compensation for sharing the media that I have listed here.


  • The Body Keeps the Score (2015) by Bessel van der Kolk
  • America is Not the Heart (2018) by Elaine Castillo
  • The Undocumented Americans (2020) by Karla Cornejo Villavicencio
  • The Sympathizer (2015) by Viet Thanh Nguyen [review]
  • The Dawn of Everything (2021) by David Graeber and David Wengrow



  • The Half of It (2020), written and directed by Alice Wu [review]
  • Mudbound (2017), written by Dee Rees and Virgil Williams, directed by Dee Rees, based on the novel by Hillary Jordan
  • Sorry to Bother You (2018), written and directed by Boots Riley


  • Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts
  • Better Call Saul