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ECAE2016: I met E.L. James!

Hello lovely readers!

First, I want to apologize for getting this event update up so late! I attended my College graduation in New Hampshire shortly after this event AND I’ve been slightly distracted by some personal events involving my sick kitty. 619 more words

Other Bookish Things

HENRY MILLER, A Writer's Writer

After reading a feature on how a writer applied Henry Miller’s “ten commandments” on writing to rather pedestrian projects, a dismayed friend emailed me . . 683 more words

General Interest


I finally read Grey by E.L James! I have been waiting to read this book since I heard of it coming out. For those of you that have no idea what I am talking about, this book is from the point of view of Christian Grey. 372 more words

What is good literature?

The Task: What is good literature to me?

What is “good literature”? This question is more complex than it first appears. First, who’s asking me? A stranger that hears I’m an English major? 459 more words


My Bookshelf 

I’ve read so many books in my lifetime that I’ve forgotten many of them.Being a voracious and fast reader, there was a time in my life when I read three or four books in a week. 999 more words

50 Shades of No: Part 2

Written by Natasha Gruber

In Part 1, I talked about  the grammar, writing, and characters. I suppose I should move on. Plot! I’m sure it’s in here somewhere, buried beneath bad prose and horrible characters that make me want to throw the book across the room (something I have…

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50 Shades of No: Part 1

Written by Natasha Gruber

Tom decided 50 Shades of Grey would be our book of the month, because he likes to torture me and laugh at my expense.

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