Sometimes I Trip On How Happy We Could Be by Nichole Perkins

Sometimes I Trip On How Happy We Could Be

Nichole Perkins

272 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

nonfiction essays memoir emotional funny reflective medium-paced


“Hear the dark liquor of her laughter rippling behind her sentences” in this magnetic memoir as it explores a journalist’s obsession with pop culture and the difficulty of navigating relationships as a Black woman through fanfiction, feminism, and...

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reflective 79%
emotional 68%
funny 63%
informative 20%
hopeful 19%
lighthearted 19%
challenging 18%
inspiring 18%
adventurous 11%
dark 10%
sad 5%
tense 2%


medium 59%
fast 30%
slow 10%

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