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The Jane Eyre Test

I read a lot of books; this should come as no surprise. I also don’t always finish every book I start. Again, not a great shocker. 525 more words


Books, Books, So Many!

Here is a list of five of my favorite books in the whole wide world.  They are not necessarily the top five (although World According to Garp is actually number one).   892 more words

Starting out

There isn’t a character that I relate more to than Jane Eyre. As a literary nerd and high school English teacher –don’t you dare judge me for my grammar on these posts; I write for much needed therapy thank-you-very-much– I often put myself in the shoes of the main character. 144 more words

Review of Jane Eyre: Writer’s Digest Annotated Classics by K.M. Weiland

I read Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre for the first time when I was in high school. At the time, though I enjoyed it, I wasn’t yet reading with the critical mind of an author. 857 more words

Authorial Name Dropping

Jane Eyre 2011 Movie Review

Recently I have been watching all of the Jane Eyre adaptions that I could get my hands on. This was the first one I saw, and so far it is the best. 814 more words

Classic Movie Adaptions


I brought this book to Ms. Bell’s fourth grade class, where we sometimes had time after lunch for free writing. I wrote down my rules and visions for the world that would surely one day exist when my prophecies became universally accepted as common sense. 191 more words


Throwback Thursday Part II- An Education

When we are young, we can’t wait to grow up. And then when we grow up…… and we find out that it’s not all that we thought it was. 187 more words

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