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"Classic" Literature

Apparently to certain literature teachers, summer is just another excuse for more reading assignments. I love reading, don’t get me wrong, it’s just being forced to read something gets me frustrated. 1,108 more words

Writing

The Moby Dick Project: Log 2

Here is a long-delayed update on my progress in the Literary monster of a classic, Moby Dick: I’m on page 135 of 549. I have been reading this book for a month, and that’s as far as I’ve gotten. 364 more words

Summer Reading

Review: Gone With the Wind

Title: Gone With the Wind
Author:
Margaret Mitchell
Genre:
Literary Fiction / Classic
Published Date: 1936
Why I wanted to read it: This novel has been recommended to me by so many fabulous book bloggers and friends, and I had put it off for far too long. 1,205 more words

The Classics Club

Sweetheart

Reply of Sylvia Plath’s Poem “Daddy”

Sweetheart

I never expected

A hate feeling

Burn in your heart

A hate

A great animosity

Eat us

Turn the light into blue… 142 more words

British Literature

Personal Archive: Allan and Anna

I wrote this after being inspired by one of my favorite poems. It’s basically a re-imagination of the original work. Warning: it’s pretty dark… Let’s see if you can guess the source material: 502 more words

Poetry

3 Kiddie Pool Classics or 3 Easy-to-Read Classics that Shouldn't Scare the Pants off of You

Hey all! Today is the day you’ve been waiting for. The day I offend literati all over the inter web by comparing books that are stained with their (AND MY!) tears of adoration, to the shallow end of a pool. 977 more words

Books

Lewis Carroll's "She's All My Fancy Painted Him"

She’s all my fancy painted him
(I make no idle boast);
If he or you had lost a limb,
Which would have suffered most?

They told me you had been to her, 160 more words

The Prince Of Prophecy