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5 Great Midwestern Novels You May Have Missed

We’ve talked about how great the Midwest is for writers today, but from Hemingway’s Michigan to Bellow’s Chicago and Cather’s Nebraska, the region has always provided readers with plenty of great literature over the years.  254 more words


Something Wicked This Way Comes: The Future of War Literature

“I have written a wicked book, and feel spotless as a lamb,” wrote Herman Melville to Nathaniel Hawthorne after completing Moby-Dick. I don’t know if  845 more words

Art And War

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”
Toni Morrison


20 July 2014.

Aha, I’ve finally finished Toni Morrison’s Beloved in between the things that summer throws at you (including a wave of indolence). I do admit it was required reading for the summer, but I’ve been looking forward to it for a couple years now. 346 more words



I’m someone who thinks Toni Morrison can do no wrong. Since reading Beloved in high school, I have devoured everything she has written. From The Bluest Eye  297 more words