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Jane vs. Jane

I was reading Kara Jorgensen’s blog this morning, and it got me thinking. Today, she posted on “10 Bookish Confessions”, giving a list of ten facts about herself and her relationship with books (reading as well as writing them). 845 more words


Who We Are

“It is not what we say or feel that makes us what we are it is what we do… or fail to do.” — Marianne Dashwood, Sense and Sensibility


Marianne Dashwood - A Romantic Heroine

Marianne’s abilities were, in many respects, quite equal to Elinor’s. She was sensible and clever; but eager in everything: her sorrows, her joys, could have no moderation. 719 more words

Costumes Through Movie

William Shakespeare - Sonnet 116

Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Admit impediments. Love is not love
Which alters when it alteration finds,
Or bends with the remover to remove: 85 more words

My Inspirations

Thomas Lawrence - 'Always in Love and Always in Debt'

How strange that Thomas Lawrence’s romantic and dreamy paintings were on my mind yesterday, when in fact he was born on 13 April 1769. I thought to myself, this must be the voice of art telling me to write about Thomas Lawrence, and that’s exactly what I decided to do. 723 more words


Sense and Sensibility

I never told you I finished Sense and Sensibility! I did, quite a while ago. And only one big thing struck me at the end and stuck with me: Austen’s ideas about love. 425 more words

Notes On A Book

Wallpaper: Sense and Sensibility - Marianne

I liked how the Elinor wallpaper turned out so I tried it out on an image of Marianne. :)
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