Book Review: Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

I’m sure most people know the story of Alice. She sees a rabbit and follows it down a hole and lands in Wonderland where there are weird creatures and err, people? 139 more words

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Splintered: one of the 9 books I have ever abandoned in my life

DNF at 60%. I don’t often abandon books, and I refrain from writing reviews, but I had many thoughts about this one, so I made an exception. 783 more words

The Day That I Was Alice

This week, my brain is like, “Hey, V.S.! It’s time for some crazy-ass emotional turmoil! Ready or not, here it comes!” I’ve been dealing with some residual effects of long-term emotional abuse, and it’s frakking scary to realize and acknowledge just how much I’m hurting, how vulnerable I am, and how it’s affecting me and my relationships with others. 470 more words


Bingo Reading Challenge - June Update

I created this version of the 2016 Bingo Reading Challenge to suit my own tastes and desires, and to challenge myself somewhat as well.

You are more than welcome to join me if you are interested, the rules are pretty simple. 253 more words

Brenda Reid

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass

I haven’t read any classic fiction since…dear lord high school?! That was a long time ago, in the years I didn’t avidly read. My favorite classic that I want to reread again soon is… 469 more words


Literary nonsense?

In my home town of Guildford, England, down by the River Wey, near the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, there’s a bronze statue of two girls sitting on the banks reading as a rabbit jumped pass. 718 more words


Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Teaser Tuesday is a bookish meme hosted by MizB of Books and A Beat

Anyone can play along! Just do the following:

• Grab your current read… 163 more words

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