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Something Amazing This Way Comes...

But I can’t tell you what it is just yet, though I wanted to give you a heads up so you can keep your eyes peeled for it.   63 more words


Necro Bloody Hex - A poem from the perspective of Deviaun Sanguine by Sai Marie

Necro Bloody Hex. Death to all these vile, putrid insects
they’ll crunch beneath my boot, and I will glady giggle with a sadistic melody
Tone of voice quite malevolent, but I am the beloved of darkness… 60 more words

Love and Toast

One cannot sensibly discuss toast without mentioning Arthur Parker.

You may recall his brief but memorable appearance in Jane Austen’s unfinished novel, Sanditon. We’ll get back to Arthur in a moment, but today’s post from Persephone Press  1,150 more words

Literature, Writing

The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

Title: The Bell Jar
Authors: Sylvia Plath
Genre: Literary Fiction | Classics
Setting: Boston, Massachusetts and New York (USA)
Publisher: Harper Perennial Modern Classics (2006)

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#1018: Girls in White Dresses by Jennifer Close

 Why I read it:

Reading Jennifer Close’s Girls in White Dresses is probably the best Facebook-inspired decision I’ve ever made. I follow the Vintage Books & Anchor Books page for a daily dose of quotes and book recommendations. 435 more words


#1015: The Girls of Slender Means by Muriel Spark

Why I read it:

The 1969 edition of The Girls of Slender Means carried by my local library featured an Auden endorsement of Muriel Spark on the cover. 472 more words


The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

Title: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
Authors: Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows
Genre: Historical Fiction
Setting: Guernsey (United Kingdom)
Book design by Virginia Norey •  Jacket design by Roberto de Vicq de Cumptich… 837 more words

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