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Castello Cheese Pop Up: Shoreditch

Fancy a bit of Smorging? Well it’s probably one of the most fun things cheese lovers will ever do fully clothed and if you love food and friends then you’ll embrace Smorging. 1,002 more words

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OED "Rotten"

“In the crowd over there, that one gaping at her gods. One rotten girl in the city or the future.” (Tiptree 1)

I thought Tiptree’s choice of using “rotten” in The Girl Who Was Plugged In was interesting. 263 more words


OED Exercise

The very first time I read The Girl Who Was Plugged in, I was caught off guard by the fact that Tiptree used the word ‘zombie’ twice (Tiptree, 1 & 31). 428 more words


Tiptree Passage #2 Close Reading

The Tiptree passage I selected comes from the middle of the story, closer to the beginning (p13) and revolves around Delphi, lightly touching on Mr. Cantle, the Infante, and the public. 425 more words

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Bookstore trip and short fiction readathon

What do booksellers do on their day off? They go visit a different bookstore, duh. Yesterday, two of my fellow book slingers and I went to Second Story Books, a used bookstore in Dupont Circle. 433 more words

Read In 2014

Nursing Clinics

Microchipping: We recommend microchipping your pet to protect it from theft or loss. It is a simple procedure which only takes a few seconds and is relatively painless. 164 more words