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Reading O Captain! My Captain! by Walt Whitman

O Captain! My Captain! our fearful trip is done;
The ship has weather’d every rack, the prize we sought is won;
The port is near, the bells I hear, the people all exulting, 172 more words


“We don’t read and write poetry because it’s cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion.

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Dead Poets Society

30 Day Blogging Challenge: Day 15

Halfway there! Yesterday I talked about my irrational fear of heights. Today’s topic is a rather unlikely scenario…

Dinner Party – 10 Guests, Plus Menu… 434 more words

These Broken Stars

These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Holy plot twists Batman! This was very, very good stuff. Dual narrative, well done. 38 more words

Dead Poets Society (1989)

2014 #103
Peter Weir | 123 mins | streaming (HD) | 1.85:1 | USA / English | PG / PG

At an oppressive private school (is there another kind?), a gaggle of disenchanted students are invigorated by teacher Robin Williams; until his methods, and the independent thought they inspire, attract the ire of parents and faculty. 140 more words


Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas

Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

I loved the storytelling, the characters, and the evil stuff. I was disappointed that there was so little actual killing. 131 more words


Grimspace by Ann Aguirre

Grimspace by Ann Aguirre
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

This was exactly what I was in the mood for! I’ve been on a sci-fi run, & Sirantha Jax is a gritty, but kicking heroine. 132 more words