The Gothic one and the Final one

It's a truth universally unacknowledged that I've read less than half of the Austen canon. So, in an effort to rectify this terrible oversight I've been reading more Austen of late and this week's theme is about literary sandwiches. Actually, no, it isn't, but in a quirk of fate I've read Northanger Abbey and Persuasion. … Continue reading The Gothic one and the Final one

Once Upon a Time…

My reading material is somewhat mimicking life currently as I lurch precariously from one genre to another. Jane Austen to Quentin Tarantino? Is that even possible? It is, yes, when Tarantino's first novel ascends the world's stage. I love Quentin Tarantino. It's no secret. I will bore anyone and everyone about why I think he … Continue reading Once Upon a Time…

Redemption (I’ve finished Crime and Punishment!)

**THERE MAY BE SPOILERS** It's been a while! In the millennia I've been absent I've moved, walked a lot and not read very much. I've also successfully relocated my cat, Edward and unpacked most of the boxes that have filled my life for...well, several months now. Life is more settled now so, hopefully, I can … Continue reading Redemption (I’ve finished Crime and Punishment!)