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Forty winks . . .

It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it.” (John Steinbeck)


SATE's "Of Mice and Men" Transforms a Classic

Of Mice and Men
by John Steinbeck
Directed by Jacqueline Thompson
SATE Ensemble Theatre
November 9, 2017

SATE is back again, producing their remarkably ambitious, dynamic brand of theatre and this time succeeding in transforming a theatrical classic into something that’s at once faithful to the source material and dynamically immediate for today’s audiences. 873 more words

St Louis Theatre

When two people meet

I wonder how many people I’ve looked at all my life and never seen… When two people meet, each one is changed by the other so you’ve got two new people. 85 more words

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The Winter of Our Discontent by John Steinbeck

Genre: Classic

Date Published: 1961

Pages: 336

Source: Library

Goodreads Synopsis: Ethan Allen Hawley, the protagonist of Steinbeck’s last novel, works as a clerk in a grocery store that his family once owned. 1,011 more words

Book Reviews

My take on Of Mice of Men. The young adult perspective. (SPOILERS... kinda)

“I seen the guys that go around on the ranches alone. That ain’t no good. They don’t have no fun. After a long time they get mean. 279 more words

Book Review

East of Eden by John Steinbeck

Rate: 5/5

Medium: Audiobook

Overview (No Spoilers):

A few years ago, one of the members of a book club I was a part of recommended… 730 more words

Book Review

The Pearl by John Steinbeck

Like many people, I read The Pearl in 7th grade English and like every single 7th grader on the planet, I was too young to fully appreciate it. 335 more words