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Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

If you’ve read my Favorites post, you’d know that this book makes my list for top 5, and not only because I was named for Ashley Wilkes.  417 more words


Thirty, Flirty, and Thriving

I’ve enjoyed the movie 13 Going on 30 for the past ten years, and now here I am: 30 years old. So far it doesn’t feel much different than when I was 29. 656 more words


By Any Other Name

My name has always been a point of contention. It’s unspellable, unpronounceable, and pretty unique. I love it. My name is Gaelic. It means morning. Like, ‘good morning.’ I like to joke that my full name is the most Irish name that ever Irished. 532 more words

I can’t think about that right now. If I do, I’ll go crazy. I’ll think about that tomorrow. — Scarlett O’Hara

Scarlet Letter

Racism and Stereotyping in 'Gone With The Wind'

Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell is an immensely popular love story which has sold over 30 million copies since it’s publication in 1936. However, I found this book to be an infuriating experience on numerous levels. 763 more words

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Slavery and Pulitzers

This is a big topic for Pulitzers. 9 of 18 of the books written about the south have been directly about slavery in some way. That’s 9 of all 87 winners, which is just over 10%. 219 more words


While we wait for my labs to come back, let's talk about Gone With the Wind!

So, I have been a little MIA because I became suddenly ill with, well, I don’t know yet. It started in May with some pain in my hip, and it spread all over my body. 447 more words

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