This blog is dedicated to literature, whether well known or obscure.
Pro Tip: Do NOT read Stephen King short stories about the-boogeyman-in-the-closet while babysitting. Chances are the child will wake up with unrelated nightmares and you will scare yourself with visions of slimy things lurking in the closet.
Reblogged from ifyougaveagirlabook :
"Certain seeds it will not nurture, certain fruit it will not bear, and when the land kills of its own volition, we acquiesce and say the victim had no right to live. We are wrong, of course, but it doesn’t matter. It’s too late. At least on the edge of my town, among the garbage and the sunflowers of my town, it’s much, much, much too late."
Reblogged from literarynerd :
There is nothing more satisfying then writing a paper under a vague prompt and getting incredibly positive feedback.
"I have heard the key
Turn in the door once and turn once only
We think of the key, each in his prison
Thinking of the key, each confirms a prison"
"A week ago the rains began in Los Angeles, slicking the streets into road accidents, crumbling the mud from the hillsides and toppling houses into canyons, washing the world from the gutters and storm drains, drowning the bums and the homeless camped down in the concrete channel of the river. When the rains come in Los Angeles they always take people by surprise."
I did it! I wrote a 10 page research paper in under 8 hours. Let the spring break begin!
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