Books

ALWAYS AND FOREVER, LARA JEAN by Jenny Han | Review

I finally did it! I finished the Lara Jean trilogy by Jenny Han! It's been quite a while since I finished a series, and I credit audiobooks with this recent development of mine. I listened to all three of these books, and you can check out my reviews of To All the Boys I've Loved Before and P.S.… Continue reading ALWAYS AND FOREVER, LARA JEAN by Jenny Han | Review

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5 Reasons to Read THE PATH MADE CLEAR by Oprah Winfrey

In her latest book, The Path Made Clear, Oprah shares what she sees as a guide for activating your deepest vision of yourself, offering the framework for creating not just a life of success, but one of significance. The book's ten chapters are organized to help you recognize the important milestones along the road to… Continue reading 5 Reasons to Read THE PATH MADE CLEAR by Oprah Winfrey

Blogging

How do I blog so much in law school? (shh! a secret!)

Okay, bookworms, it's time for me to divulge a blogging secret.  I'm currently in my first semester of law school, which means that I am officially a Busy Beaver. There's so much reading and briefing and outlining and studying to be done that it takes all of my brain space and time just to keep… Continue reading How do I blog so much in law school? (shh! a secret!)

Books

DEAR FAHRENHEIT 451 by Annie Spence | Review

Dear Dear Fahrenheit 451 by Annie Spence, Since you are a book of letters written to other books, I feel like it’s only fitting that my review of you is also in the form of a letter to a book. (Wow, that was a lot of letters and books.) To be honest, I never even knew you existed until I randomly… Continue reading DEAR FAHRENHEIT 451 by Annie Spence | Review

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Why I Don’t Rate Books

You may have noticed that none of my book reviews contain ratings for anything that I read. That's because I don't rate books anymore.  I made the decision to stop rating books a few years ago, right around when the amount of reading I had to do for my English major picked up. As I… Continue reading Why I Don’t Rate Books

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THE BIG SHORT by Michael Lewis | Review

As an English major, I’ve never much been a person interested in economics. Economics has always perplexed me as a subject, with its ever-expanding jargon and web of theories (says the current law student…). But at a certain point I acknowledged that I should probably at least have a vague idea of certain economic-related topics… Continue reading THE BIG SHORT by Michael Lewis | Review

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5 Classics for November

In this series, I recommend five classics each month that remind me of that particular time of the year. Although most people seem to dislike November (at least in New England where I live) because all of the pretty leaves die and everything is dead, it's actually my favorite month of the year. This might… Continue reading 5 Classics for November

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Book characters I’ve been for Halloween

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!! Today I thought I would do an extra fun post and share some of the book characters I've dressed up as for Halloween! These are all actually from last year (my friends and I did indeed plan three costumes for Halloween weekend our senior year). Hermione Granger from Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling What… Continue reading Book characters I’ve been for Halloween

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Spooky Blog Posts for Halloween

Happy Tuesday!! IT'S ALMOST HALLOWEEN. This week's Top Ten Tuesday topic (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is a Halloween freebie, which is very exciting. Instead of my usual Top Ten Tuesday posts, I've decided to do something a little different today: a list of links! Here is a list of some past spooky posts… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Spooky Blog Posts for Halloween

Feminist Fridays

Feminist Fridays: Saying no to a professor

Happy Feminist Friday! Today I'm going to talk about a bit of a controversial topic: saying no to a professor when you're assigned to read something uncomfortable.  As an English major I was assigned to read countless books. It's safe to say that I didn't enjoy all of them, for various reasons: some were a… Continue reading Feminist Fridays: Saying no to a professor