The Great Gatsby: Symbolism

In which I analyse the symbols in The Great Gatsby.  Continue reading “The Great Gatsby: Symbolism”

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Where I’ve Been and Future Plans!

In which I have, once again, been absent for an extended period of time, for which I have an explanation. I also reveal future plans. Continue reading “Where I’ve Been and Future Plans!”

Guilt Reading: Should You Force Yourself to Finish a Book?

In which I muse about the enormous pressures we put upon ourselves at times despite the fact that we are supposedly reading for our own enjoyment, and the pros and cons of our so doing.  Continue reading “Guilt Reading: Should You Force Yourself to Finish a Book?”

Weekly Update July 7, 2017

In which I talk about what I finished, what I started, Hemingway, a Viennese masterpiece, and recognising the face of an old friend. Continue reading “Weekly Update July 7, 2017”

In Defense Of…

In which the highschool version of myself cut Madame Loisel a lot of slack, and I’m still cutting fictional characters a lot of slack today.  Continue reading “In Defense Of…”