*I recently remembered I had another blog I had started years and years ago. This was the only post I had written, and part of me is really ashamed at my writing. However, I have been blogging for a year now, and I thought this would be an interesting way of celebrating that. (Plus, I'm…Read more Writing from 2011 ….
SoulPancake time! This particular prompt is "List five pieces of art that stimulate your brain stem". I love art, and so asking me to choose my top favorite pieces of art is like asking me to choose my top five favorite movies or books; it's impossible! *Note: I know this prompt is probably looking for visual…Read more Art to make you Feel
I finally have my act together enough to sit down and write this post. It should have happened a couple of weeks ago, but you know how it goes. Summer vacation suddenly hits, and all you want to do is absolutely nothing. Plus, I recently discovered the newest season of BBC's Sherlock, so of course…Read more April Books
In this section of the book, Valjean and Cosette move out of the Rue Plumet, the barricades are created and the fighting begins, and a young girl dies. The smile of the woman we love has a brilliance that shows by night. (p. 1024) There are moments when woman accepts, like a somber and resigned…Read more The beauty of Victor Hugo (pt. 8)
In this portion of the story, Cosette falls in love, two lovers meet, and Thénardier escapes jail. Besides, what is danger in the presence of duty? (p. 880) Nothing is really small; anyone open to the deep penetration of nature knows this. (p. 886) [B]ut beyond this she was ignorant of everything, which is…Read more The beauty of Victor Hugo (pt. 7)
In February, I read quite a lot. However, very little of it was for leisure. I am currently taking an online class through my college, titled Women Writers. At first, I was rather wary about this class, because I thought it would have a very modern feminist undertone. I have said it before and I will say it…Read more February Books
In this section of the book, the Jondrettes are introduced, Mousier Leblanc is almost killed, and Eponine falls in love. Never among animals does the creature born to be a dove change into an osprey. That is only seen in men. (pg. 739) In fact, to see the misery of man only is nothing, you…Read more The beauty of Victor Hugo (pt. 6)