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I wish, as well as everybody else, to be perfectly happy; but, like everybody else, it must be in my own way.

-Jane Austen
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WOW ~ Word of the Week ~ To Wiredraw

There’s not too much to explain about this week’s word, which is rather fitting, given its definition. It’s a fine line we authors of historical romance walk. 189 more words

WOW ~ Word Of The Week

30 Books For My 30th - Number 17

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Dear Northanger Abbey,

I have a question for you: why do so many people hate you? I seriously do not understand it. Now, I’m not the biggest fan of Jane Austen in general but I know a lot of people who are hardcore fans. 568 more words

Mansfield Park, Perceived in Two Parts

This is my second time reading Mansfield Park and, though I had read it the first time only a couple of months ago, I have loved it even more now. 790 more words


Wild Irish Roses With Mr. Darcy

Fitzwilliam Darcy, a character created by Jane Austen, also appears in Jane Eyre Gets Real by Annabelle Troy.  Though known for his English rectitude, Mr. Darcy has a surprising soft spot for the wild hedge roses of Ireland, also known as briars, dog roses and hip fruit. 196 more words

Simultaneous Love and Dislike

“There are few people whom I really love, and still fewer whom I think well.”

Elizabeth Bennett (Pride and Prejudice By Jane Austen)

We can vary rarely choose the people who we truly love in life. 503 more words

Everything Else


Published: March 6th, 2018 by FSG Originals

Genre: Memoir/Literary Criticism

My Rating: 5/5 Stars

I was in middle school or high school when I read my first Jane Austen novel. 916 more words