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

NOVEMBER 2017 | Wrap-Up

Happy December!! We are now in the middle of my two favorite months of the year: chilly November and festive December (though my November was also incredibly festive!). November has been a whirlwind of travel, celebrations, work, and more work. Now that term has officially ended for me (woo hoo!) I'm really looking forward to … Continue reading NOVEMBER 2017 | Wrap-Up

NOVEMBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

One of my favorite months has come to a close, only to see the beginning of my favorite time of the year: the holiday season! But before we break out the Christmas lights and put up the tree (oops! Too late...) it's time for my November 2016 Monthly Wrap-Up. Here's what I've been up to … Continue reading NOVEMBER 2016 | Wrap-Up


"True! --nervous --very, very dreadfully nervous I had been and am; but why will you say that I am mad?" This is the first piece of writing by Edgar Allen Poe that I have ever read, and I absolutely loved it. One thing that really spoke to me in this short story was the way it … Continue reading Poevember: THE TELL-TALE HEART

November: The Race for Relaxation and Edgar Allan Poe

Hello everyone! Yet again, the month has changed! November is my second favorite month (the first being December), so I couldn't be more pleased. As one of my previous posts explained, I have been extremely busy lately with school and work and homework, and consequently I haven't been posting as much as I would like … Continue reading November: The Race for Relaxation and Edgar Allan Poe