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Status Update #4

Originally, after finishing The Wee Free Men, my plan was to start Conjure Wife by Fritz Leiber and begin to sift through more scholarly materials. 757 more words


Status Update #3

The Wee Free Men:

If nothing else, I want to incorporate the first three chapters (60 pages total) of this book. I think that it poses interesting questions relevant to the class about what makes a witch and how people’s perceptions and prejudices often cloud their judgment. 220 more words


Other Men's Flowers

Or women’s, as it happens to be the case, but I simply love the phrase. One of the most distinguished British military commanders of the Second World War, Lord Wavell, published a popular… 1,538 more words


Three Days, Three Quotes - Day One

I have been nominated for the «Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge» by the beautiful Harriet from A Ballet of Life. I have never been nominated for anything before, so of course I’ll do it! 594 more words


9 Reasons Why 2016 was a Good Year, Monster-Wise!

Game Changing Monsters

Frankenstein; Or, the Modern Prometheus

My Review

Why I Loved it:

This is the book that launched a thousand books! Written at such a young age, I find it amazing how Mary Shelley changed the world of sci-fi forever. 448 more words



Fantasy is something we all use to help us escape the world around us. In our minds, we can create a world different from what we live in but also one that we recognise and control, making everything around us something somehow familiar yet different. 289 more words


Piekło Pocztowe

Terry Pratchett pisząc “Going Postal” zapewne nie spodziewał się, że gdzieś na ziemi istnieje miejsce, w którym rozgrywa się akcja tak bardzo przypominająca tę z jego książki. 506 more words

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