Tags » Margaret Atwood

The Heart Goes Last

I’m still not sure what to think of this book.  Am I totally sketched out by how twisted it is?  Am I frightened by the social commentary of where the US is going with the commercialization of prisons?   356 more words

Oryx and Crake, Modern Adam and Eve

techniques tracked:
-building tension with braided threads
-transitioning between threads by using objects

Oryx and Crake (2003), Margaret Atwood’s second work of science/speculative fiction (depending on how you define the genres) and first in her… 2,993 more words

SCR

Joseph Fiennes Joins Hulu's 'THE HANDMAID'S TALE' Adaption

Joseph Fiennes has joined Hulu’s upcoming drama series adaption THE HANDMAID’S TALE opposite star Elisabeth Moss.

Fiennes will play Commander Fred Waterford, a founding father of the totalitarian society of Gilead. 253 more words

Wordpress

While the Boss is Away

WEEK SIXTEEN

BOOKS REMAINING:  31

CURRENT BOOK:  The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

My boss is out of the office this morning interviewing law clerks for next summer, and didn’t leave me any work yesterday, so I don’t have much to do right now besides blog.  469 more words

Oryx and Crake- MaddAddam Trilogy

As you may notice, I will read almost anything I can get my hands on.  Today, I will discuss a series that I love and that left me slightly unnerved.  172 more words

Book Review