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The Retro Revolution

They say the only constant is change, but sometimes change is so consistent you have to blink to see the difference.  To quote the French novelist Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr, 1,246 more words


Surviving Classics: F. Scott Fitzgerald

My class, Great Books for university has me reading classics. I’ve never been good at reading classics so I thought I would do a series on my blog called How I Survived Classics. 330 more words

Why We Still Can’t Quit F. Scott Fitzgerald

It’s been almost a century since a 23-year-old F. Scott Fitzgerald penned “The I.O.U.,” a short story that pokes fun at the publishing industry’s obsession with sensation over substance. 758 more words


Book Review: The Great Gatsby

This past week I read The Great Gatsby, an 180 page classic written by F. Scott Fitzgerald. I had watched the movie and became obsessed with the soundtrack as well but I have been dying to read this book, as I feel everyone has except for myself. 476 more words

Fiction Writing Blog Posts

Quote for the Week (03/20/17)

“For what it’s worth: It’s never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you’re proud of, and if you find that you do not, I hope you have the strength to start over.” –F. Scott Fitzgerald


the great gatsby (rd. 2)

this is the second time i have read this book. the only difference is that the first time was required and this time i read it for pleasure; the difference in my perception in the book was astonishing! 201 more words