Review: Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain

Testament of Youth has had a hold on my heart since the first time I watched the beautifully haunting film. Something about the tragedy and pathos of the story resonates so deeply in me.  I believe Vera Brittain’s WWI memoir is meant to have that affect on one. There’s good reason for why this book wasContinue reading “Review: Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain”

Quotes That’ve Hit a Chord

Recently I complied a list of my favorite quotes and I wanted to share my most favorite of favorites here with you. These are the quotes that’ve touched me most deeply, some in ways that are hard for me to explain. I’m not going to offer explanations for them, I’m just going to let theContinue reading “Quotes That’ve Hit a Chord”

Best Soundtracks

The last few weeks I’ve been studying for finals like a mad woman. The two subjects that have most occupied my time are chemistry and geometry. I despise chemistry. (No offense to anyone who enjoys it.) I don’t know about you, but when I find myself studying more than usual, I also find that I listen to anContinue reading “Best Soundtracks”