Dear Reader, today we mark a solemn anniversary. On this day in 1942, William Faulkner, whose works to date (The Sound and the Fury, Light in August, Absalom, Absalom! 842 more words
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BOOKS REMAINING: 35
CURRENT BOOKS: A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf and Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
I have been less than diligent about updating my blog, but the good news is that, after years of begging and pleading and ultimately a suggestion that we should sell our house and move to a newly constructed or renovated home, an idea which sent him into anxiety attacks, the husband finally agreed to begin renovations on our home. 482 more words
25 November 2015
Woolf: Fame or Notoriety?
It is sad that Virginia Woolf had the misfortune of being labeled a feminist writer. This nomenclature was a thing to be proud of during her Modernist era, when society was more obsessed with World War II than the reality of what it means to be a thinking and feeling woman. 520 more words