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A January of Janes- Unsung Heroines

The Unsung Heroines

I could write a whole essay about how Austen chose ladies who did not meet the era ideals of a lady as her heroines. 1,342 more words

Jane Bennet

More P&P Memes

I re-watched Pride and Prejudice again last night and was inspired! Enjoy some more Pride and Prejudice memes.  


Thursday's 300: Letters

Welcome back to Austen Promises! This week’s Thursday’s 300 is a letter from Jane to Lizzy. Enjoy!


Elizabeth Bennet settled into the window seat in her room, correspondence in hand. 427 more words


Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld

My Masters is finished, guys. It’s done. I’ve been reading and reading for the last three weeks. It’s been such a relief to rediscover reading for fun. 815 more words

Banana Skins and Broken Noses

In response to this note written by a friend. Apologies in advance to those who may not be able to access that hyperlink.

To  the Janes of this world… 592 more words

Pride and Prejudice

One of the literary masterpieces by Jane Austen, a.k.a the classic novel that has elevated the expectations of women worldwide giving them the hope of meeting someone like “Mr. 439 more words