October is halfway over, we have begun our descent into the darker half of the year, and it’s getting cold.
I’m finally done with the dreadful paper! 470 more words
2 weeks, 3 days
The Confessions of Nat Turner is a heavy novel.
But one of William Styron’s strengths is balancing that heaviness with light humor or just observations on the normal day-to-day lives of slaves in the 1800s. 367 more words
The “original” meme (I don’t know if this was the very first one – hence the quotation marks), In My Mailbox, was created by The Story Siren… 1,733 more words
3 weeks, 5 days
I’ve got to admit that I really like Appointment in Samarra.
Knowing very little about the novel before I started, I’ve been pleasantly surprised with how much I enjoy O’Hara’s writing style, as well as the story. 188 more words
1 month, 2 weeks
As an avid reader and blogger, I often find myself in ‘to read or not to read situations’ (i.e. there’s a book or two that I have my eye on but I am in utter torment as to whether or not I should read it). 548 more words
Last week I posted the list of books that I still have to read from the Time list—27 in all.
As I’m getting close to wrapping up… 320 more words
Let’s take a look at the 27 books I have left to read from the Time list, shall we?
Here’s what’s left: 412 more words