Recently I picked up a secondhand copy of The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton at a local book sale, mostly because I felt as though I was one of the few people who haven't had to read it at some point in their educational career. After hearing so many great things about it, I was intrigued to find … Continue reading THE OUTSIDERS by S.E. Hinton

More Books: Second Semester Edition

As per usual, I cannot refrain from accumulating more books. Being an English major certainly doesn't remedy this problem because I'm constantly discovering works that I'd love to add to my collection. Here are some books that managed to slip through the cracks of my willpower this past semester: After reading (and loving!) Willa Cather's … Continue reading More Books: Second Semester Edition

My First Year of College Is.. Over?!?!

Why yes, it's really me-- I'm back!! Yesterday I moved out of my college dorm for summer vacation and it's a strange, wonderful, and bittersweet feeling. Although I vividly remember August orientation like it was just the other weekend (so. many. icebreakers.) it also seems like I've been waiting an eternity for the end of second … Continue reading My First Year of College Is.. Over?!?!