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An Intolerable Asp?

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a young man in possession of all his faculties, yet who is a complete boor in social situations, must have Asperger’s Syndrome, sometimes referred to as an, “Aspie.” 404 more words

20 Awesome Gift Ideas for the Jane Austen-ista

There’s an Austen-ista on your shopping list this year. She’s easy to spot: she’s the one suppressing a self-satisfied grin while quoting witty passages from Pride and Prejudice. 491 more words


On Being Mr. Darcy

Mr. Darcy, arguably the most swoon-worthy character in all of literature, stands up as a god among men. There’s a reason my ASD son’s middle name is Darcy. 337 more words

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Review: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice is one of my daughter’s favourite books. She has multiple copies and has read it more than a few times….I confess I did not read this book until I was an adult…shocking I know! 451 more words


"Picky" Women?

Now that winter is finally here, making everyone want someone for Christmas… This post will be more about me. I think writing in a personal way is the most honest and `deepĀ“ you can get. 781 more words


Happy birthday Jane Austen

Born on 16th December 1775, Jane Austen is known worldwide for her romantic novels, although she only wrote six.

Her stories have been reproduced in plays, films, TV series and even quirky rewrites like Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. 372 more words

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