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Is Sydney a hero?

My Lit teacher posted this topic as a means of discussion on her website, and this was my response, which I feel rather passionately about, so I thought to post it here. 699 more words

A Tale of Two Photos

When my sister and I posted fall pictures to Instagram on the same day, I was not surprised. Her New England region is famous for “fall color,” while tourists flock to my part of North Carolina to admire the flagrantly colored leaves. 397 more words

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my literary crushes

First of all, you’ll all be glad to know that I’ve completed the first draft of the body of my dissertation.  Still to go: revisions, introduction and conclusion, and defense. 671 more words


Book Review: A Tale of Two Cities

Book title: A Tale of Two Cities

Author: Charles Dickens

Category: Re-read

How I got to the book: I first read this when I was in college, years ago. 2,139 more words

A Tale Of Two Cities

Fan Fiction - The Mad Tea Party

Secret Diary Of PorterGirl has received the fan fiction treatment in classically surreal sytle from the always-ingenious erinkenobi.

It is an honour and a pleasure to have the world and characters of Old College so lovingly and beautifully recreated here: 7 more words

Fan Fiction

A to Z Challenge: Fictional Favorites, Day 3

C is for — Sidney Carton – from Charles Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities.

I first read this story many years ago. Amidst the horror of the French Revolution, the characters sprang to life for me, their struggles so vivid they still haunt me. 209 more words