The passing of Marguerite Annie Johnson (better known as Maya Angelou) in May of 2014 was devastating; not only did we lose a creative genius, but we lost a sister, mother, friend, beloved author, and poet. 487 more words
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I have just finished reading this short story by a 19th century American writer.
Written in New England, in 1882, it follows the writer’s struggles with depression in an open manner that could just have well been written in the modern day. 84 more words
This book gave me chills, quite simply. There is nothing better than reading a passage in a great book and realising you are privileged to read those words. 375 more words