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A Visit to Green Gables

I went to Prince Edward Island last weekend and visited Green Gables for the first time in a few years. I’ve been thinking about L.M. Montgomery’s early years as a writer, because I’ve been reading a new collection of her work called… 528 more words


Anne of Green Gables: Digital Painting

Digital Painting Poster: Anne (CBC|Netflix)

This show took me back to Anne Shirley’s early Green Gables adventures yet again, in a slightly more grittier adaptation of the classic (some of us are still used to the CBC ’85 version we watched while growing up, and I still do prefer that one since it stuck close to the source material) Reminded me of those childhood days when I used to look up to… 63 more words

Art | Designs

Exploring Green Gables, Cavendish

Today, we explored the Cavendish National Historic Site, Avonlea, and the site of Green Gables. Eva even got her own copy of Anne of Green Gables… 34 more words

East Coast 2017

Anne and Diana, BFFs (bosom friends forever)

Pay homage at the altar of our St. “Anne of Green Gables” (by L.M. Montgomery), one of the most relatable protagonists for bookworm girls like Fif and Liz. 66 more words

Anne With An "E" - Season 1 Review

As a general rule of thumb, I believe book lovers anticipate literary adaptations will fall short of their expectations. A beloved scene gets cut, a relationship is developed oddly, the mood of the story is altered, and before you know it, there is a strange disconnect from the story you loved so well in its literary form and what you’re seeing on-screen. 815 more words


Anne of Green Gables gives the best advice sometimes.

When you are imagining, you might as well imagine something worth while.

– Lucy Maud Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables

Anne with an E: An Adaptation

For the longest time, I was not a fan of adaptations. I like traditions, classics, things that don’t change. That’s how I felt about books and movies and anything that was “original” for the longest time. 625 more words