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Weekly Dreamer #3: 5 Dream Destinations in Romania

This post is a part of a series that I am writing called “Weekly Dreamer” where, every Wednesday, I talk about my top five dream destinations in a specific country! 580 more words



The foreigner in Romania is immediately struck by the country’s hybrid culture. This is obvious from the first words one learns to garble:  piața (very close pronunciation to Italian’s… 1,331 more words


Dracula Untold: The Review

Director: Gary Shore
Cast: Luke Evans, Dominic Cooper, Sarah Gadon, Charles Dance, Paul Kaye
Plot: When Vlad the Impaler (Evans) finds his peaceful kingdom threatened by the Turks, he turns to a fearsome creature to give him a curse powerful enough to defend his people. 678 more words

Reviews From The Past

And I Darken by Kiersten White (2016)

Rating: 4 Stars.

Lada Dragwlya is not your typical character you find in your history books. She’s not even your typical female character, as she is so much more than that. 298 more words


Kit's Crit: The Historian (Elizabeth Kostova)

Elizabeth Kostova’s epic novel The Historian is a rich and unusual retelling of the Dracula myth.  The narrator is an unnamed professor’s daughter who embarks on a quest to uncover the secrets of her family’s history, only to find herself drawn into the dark world of vampires descending from Vlad the Impaler. 156 more words


And I Darken -Kiersten White

“And I Darken” caught my eye because I thought the book cover looked awesome. It reminded me of Alexa from “The 100” and we all know everyone loves Alexa. 2,075 more words


Book Review: And I Darken

Hello everyone,

I finished this book today and then I read The Snow Queen and I’m about to start Dr. Horrible and Other Horrible Stories so I’m on a roll today! 1,082 more words