Why Read War and Peace?

Hello everybody! Today's my first official day of Christmas Break. Yaaaay. And I promise I'll do a Christmas post soon. I'm no Scrooge. Just a lazy yet busy little person.  Anyway, back to today's post.  Some of you may know that I have an odd infatuation with Tolstoy's War and Peace. I read it about... Continue Reading →

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 the... Continue Reading →

Summer Movies

I'm supposed to be editing my manuscript, but here I am procrastinating and writing this blog post. Any good cure for writer's block? Please let me know. Anyway, these are the films I've been watched this summer. Enjoy! Anne of Green Gables and Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel  Are there any better movies than the Anne movies?... Continue Reading →

Review: War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

As you may have noticed, my book reviews have been less frequent as of late. The last three months I've been doing some hardcore reading. Today, I'm excited to say, I've finished all 1224 pages of War and Peace. Yayyyy! In reading War and Peace I learned so much. Contrary to what most might expect,... Continue Reading →

Quiet Afternoon

My creme with a splash of coffee swirls in its Jane Austen mug. I settle deeper into the pillows and pull the computer closer. I've seen Pride and Prejudice a 100 times, but I still feel the need to snuggle nearer to the screen. Light from the open window falls across my bedspread, legging-clad legs, and... Continue Reading →

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 an... Continue Reading →

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