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Okay, so I’m posting this a little bit late in the game, but better late than never!

In July, the wonderful Jean from BookishThoughts decided to host a  380 more words


Review: The Metamorphoses - Ovid

When looking for this book, I settled on the Penguin Clothbound edition as I had some Amazon credit and naturally when I signed up for the classical readalong, I had to have a pretty edition to read. 831 more words


Review: The Odyssey - Homer

As anyone who follows this blog will know, I’m challenging myself this August with the Classical Read Along, hosted by the very lovely Jean over at… 731 more words


Bronte Question

I am nearly finished reading Charlotte Bronte’s Shirley. I knew I would love it, and I do. However, I have a question for any Bronte sister experts out there. 155 more words

Dracula and Horror

As some of you delightful readers may know, I spent this past semester studying abroad in Europe. I spent the first ten weeks in Italy, specifically in Florence. 980 more words


Love of Reading

So someone on that ever venerable website, Quora.com, asked me, and presumably others, “How do I become more observant?”

You know. As if people couldn’t figure that out by… … 882 more words

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Classical Literature

So, at present I’m still struggling along with Neil Gaiman’s American Gods (which, I have to add, is going on forever) but, thanks to a wonderful part of the internet known as Booktube, I’ve found a whole host of new bookishly-minded folk to increase my reading variety. 259 more words