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Smoke And Mirrors

Those who follow my blog might see,
My recent switch to poetry,
This blog will serve as reference,
To justify this preference.

I can write a poem that will pour, 95 more words


YouTube Tuesday: How and Why We Read: English Lit Crash Course

How and Why We Read: Crash Curse English Literature #1

This video stars John Green in a “Crash Course Literature” mini series.  He addresses questions like “why we are reading” “why read critically” and “do authors do things on purpose?” 100 more words


My Favorite Summer Haunt

In the last post I mentioned a performance of Macbeth I’d seen last summer. One collected thought led to another and I found myself remembering a piece I had written years ago and submitted as a homework assignment at Keele in February 2011. 1,028 more words

Pioneer Boulevard

A little piece for my Creative Writing module...

If you read my last post, then you’ll know that I’m home from uni right now for the Easter holidays. And, with the holidays, inevitably, comes work. 520 more words

Exciting news!

Serious Wayne fan over here, woop woop!

And guess what!

I just found out that his new production has been announced as…


How perfect is that?! 85 more words


YouTube Tuesday: Majoring in English

This weeks YouTube Tuesday is a video from Hillary Knowles titled 10 Tips From an English Major. She gives some honest advice about being an English Lit major and she delivers the advice in a way that makes you believe she’s probably right (which she is).   125 more words

English Major