Reading Rush 2020 TBR

Get excited!! It's that time of year again--the Reading Rush is here!! The Reading Rush is a weeklong readathon hosted by Ariel Bissett and Raeleen Lemay. This year the Reading Rush is taking place from July 20 to July 26. Check out their website for more information. I've been participating in the Reading Rush (formerly … Continue reading Reading Rush 2020 TBR

A Letter to Daisy Buchanan

Dear Daisy, Hi. How are you? How has your day been so far? No, you don't know me, and I would venture to say that I don't know you quite as well as I'd like to think I do. I've read about your luxurious house and your arrogant, obnoxious husband and even your daughter. Despite … Continue reading A Letter to Daisy Buchanan

THE GREAT GATSBY by F. Scott Fitzgerald // Reread

Recently I read The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald for the second time; as expected, a multitude of thoughts ensued. When I First Read I first read this classic American novel as assigned reading for my American Literature class when I was a junior in high school. As you can tell by my glowing review, I … Continue reading THE GREAT GATSBY by F. Scott Fitzgerald // Reread

QUOTE: The Great Gatsby

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”  ~ The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald In this quote, Fitzgerald has beautifully captured one of the many reasons why … Continue reading QUOTE: The Great Gatsby

QUOTE: The Great Gatsby

"No, Gatsby turned out all right at the end; it is what preyed on Gatsby, what foul dust floated in the wake of his dreams that temporarily closed out my interest in the abortive sorrows and short-winded elations of men." ~page 2 of The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald Read my view of The Great Gatsby- one … Continue reading QUOTE: The Great Gatsby