My Jane Austen Rankings

Check out my personal ranking of Jane Austen's classic novels.


Journey back to the pen

I've been wanting to pick up my writing pen again for a while now. With all my recent life changes and busy schedules, I've barely had time or patience to sit down and breathe - let alone write! It seems so hard now to put words to paper - my brain needs a lot of exercise. … Continue reading Journey back to the pen

La Haine

La Haine est un film qui suit trois amis qui s’habitent dans les banlieues à Paris au milieu des tensions raciales. Les amis, qui s’appellent Hubert, Saïd, et Vinz, sont de races différentes. Respectivement, ils sont africain, arabe et juif, des trois groupes en France qui est les plus opprimés. Le film a montré leurs … Continue reading La Haine

Cultivating a Garden in Candide and Huck Finn

Since the Enlightenment period, Voltaire’s Candide, or Optimism has served as the basis for many works of literature. The concept of the protagonist’s quest has been capitalized over the years in countless pieces of film and literature, including in Mark Twain’s classic novel, Huckleberry Finn. Comparing the works of Voltaire and Twain, similarities between the … Continue reading Cultivating a Garden in Candide and Huck Finn

Briar & Bramble

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