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Lady Bird (Film)

Tuesdays are often a perfect night for me to catch up with a friend. With meetings until late afternoon at work and my hubby on duty at home, it’s usually a good opportunity for me to get dinner and a cheap ass Tuesday movie with friends. 452 altre parole

All About Amory: Musings on Paradise Lost by F. Scott Fitzgerald #amreading #bookreview

A Bildungsroman is a story about a protagonist’s development from early childhood to early adulthood where a dynamic change is evident between the expository setting to the final resolution scene. 783 altre parole

Book Reviews

The Year of the Revolutionary New Bread-Making Machine by Hassan Dāwūd

The Year of the Revolutionary New Bread-Making Machine is the coming of age story of Ali, a teenage boy in Beirut in the 1960s, and a view of societal change in Lebanon through the lens of his father’s bakery. 432 altre parole

Language: English

I'm A Bildungsroman!

A few posts ago I lamented on what genre my teen protagonist driven novel belonged to.

I somehow stumbled on to this site and found a genre that I’ve never heard of, and one that I think applies very well to my novel. 213 altre parole

Writing

Book Review: Camaraderie Evades All the Crooked Saints

I’ve begun rereading Blue Lily, Lily Blue, and I think I’m finally ready to talk about Maggie Stiefvater’s latest, All the Crooked Saints… 614 altre parole

Literature

The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger

When I was thirteen or thereabouts, I read The Catcher in the Rye and it changed my world. Stereotypical, I know.

Recently, I found myself trying to explain to a friend why it had such a powerful impact on me, and it was difficult to find the words. 581 altre parole

Reviews

Boys of Summer Videos

These are videos with Phil Kaveny discussing his prior post Boys of Summer that you can visit here.

Phil Kaveny