I recently re-read the famous, classic novel 1984 by George Orwell. What a book! I only imagine the kind of controversy this novel must have engendered when it was published in the nineteen-fifties. What some individuals do not seem to understand, though, is that the more you attempt to censure a book, the more people … More Censure, Commentaries and 1984: Books Are Life
I finally finished the novel Pride and Prejudice a few days ago. The edition I read looked a little bit like this: If you read my last blog post, in which I talk about the first half of the book and how I liked it, you’ll know that I really, really enjoyed it. I must … More Pride and Prejudice, a Feminist Novel?
I’m currently reading Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen for the first time. I have to say that after hearing about it so much as this timeless classic novel, I was really excited to read it. I’m about halfway through, and it’s not a big novel at all – it’s about two hundred pages. What … More Reading Pride and Prejudice – My Thoughts
We’ve all heard those sayings or proverbs that have been told a thousand times. They’ve been told so much so, that when people say them now, it seems as if they’re not even thinking about them anymore. They’re saying them in a moment when perhaps they need a sentence to strengthen a message they’re trying … More When You Judge a Book By Its Cover
Here I am, almost a year has already passed since my last blog post. I had promised myself that I would continue writing consistently during the school year, but I did not succeed in doing so. School started and with it there was a load of homework – and I mean, a load – and … More It’s summer, I am back