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Pride and Prejudice

“There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer of whom I think well. The more I see of the world, the more am I dissatisfied with it; and every day confirms my belief of the inconsistency of all human characters, and of the little dependence that can be placed on the appearance of merit or sense.”
JANE AUSTEN, Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Title: Pride and Prejudice
Author: Jane Austen
Publisher: Collector’s Library
Publication date: 1813
Pages (my example): 482
ISBN (my example): 1 904633 01 3… 217 more words

Book Review

Kitty Blue, my Jane Austen homage, now features on the Open University Australia reading list.

My novel Kitty Blue, a reboot inspired by Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, set in outback Australia, now features on the Open University Australia reading list as a writing, editing and publishing case study. 322 more words

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The Power of Vlog

Earlier this past week I read a tweet that said at least 18,000 people would be attending VidCon this June.

No, this isn’t another anime convention. 572 more words

My affair with Jane

True confession.  My wife introduced us.  I’d been married several decades when she introduced us the first time, through a movie called “Bride and Prejudice.”  Jane’s intelligence, insight, and delicate manipulation of both character and plot shone through this Bollywood / Hollywood mashup.   583 more words


And None for Jane Austen's Women

I’ll tell ya’ folks, the women of Jane Austen’s novels had it tough. I recently watched the lovely BBC Mini-Series of Sense and Sensibility which came out in 2008. 531 more words

First Sentence Friday - Austen, Fitzgerald, & Márquez

Most writers say the first sentence is the most important line in a book. It sets the tone, invites the reader to keep reading or bores him away, and often makes the difference between publication and rejection. 262 more words