Another of my favorite reads from the past few years; Drood, by Dan Simmons.
Below is the review I posted on Amazon. This was one of those books that, despite it being a lengthy work, I wish it had gone on and on and on….. 601 more words
Audrey Hepburn Breakfast at Tiffany’s display, Gilli bar, Firenze, spring 2012
Unfortunately, this has been a very difficult week and as a result I have not had time to put into developing a post. 1,830 more words
I am honored to be a part of the DealDash community and be able to express my opinions and tell my stories here on this blog site which provides excellent reviews of DealDash along with bidding tips and strategies to help others. 152 more words
What could be better than a Christmas ghost story by Charles Dickens?
How about a Christmas alien invasion story featuring Charles Dickens, in which the master of melodrama himself helps the Doctor thwart an extraterrestrial horde’s plan to conquer the Earth? 753 more words
In the next two blog posts, I will highlight some of the scholarship that historicizes sounds in England and America. Today I will begin with scholarship on seventeenth- through nineteenth-century England. 1,119 more words
There is a drowsy state, between sleeping and waking, when you dream more in five minutes with your eyes half open, and yourself half conscious of everything that is passing around you, than you would in five nights with your eyes fast closed and your senses wrapt in perfect unconsciousness.