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What Would a Princess Do?

Two days ago, I was feeling stressed. I was tired, having been woken up a bit earlier than I wanted by a frantic daughter who couldn’t find her popsicle stick that she wanted to use for a craft (the stick had been thrown away by an unsuspecting family member). 892 more words

1995 Project Batch 3: A Little Princess, Crimson TIde, and Braveheart

The 1995 Project continues…

A Little Princess (Directed by Alfonso Cuarón)
One of the weirdest facts about cinema is how hard it is to make a good (let alone a great) movie that is told from the perspective of a child. 2,159 more words



I find literary criticism pretty boring, unless it is useful to me. During my Master’s program, I had to read a lot of criticism that wasn’t very useful in my eyes. 1,544 more words

Writing Tips

My Five Favorite Books From My Childhood

1. Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
I only came to know about the Anne of Green Gables series due to the  adaptation starring Megan Follows as Anne. 221 more words


My Favorite Films

As I’m reviewing a bunch of movies on here, I thought it only fitting that I tell you about my favorite movies. Under the cut is a rather large list (in my opinion) of movies that I absolutely adore. 1,820 more words

Movie Review

The Lives of Stories

I was listening to some of my students revising for their English Literature exam this morning, and I got caught up in their discussion of Jane Eyre. 541 more words


How to be a Heroine – Samantha Ellis

How to be a Heroine opens with the author recounting a good-natured argument she has had with her best friend Emma about the merits of… 831 more words