James Joyce's Ulysses is one of the greatest pieces of literature ever written, or so I've heard. I had been trying to read it and last year I managed to get quite far into it, but for some reason I got distracted and started reading other books, books that didn't make my head hurt as… Continue reading Book Challenge, Joyce’s Ulysses
D.H. Lawrence is well-known for writing about sex but that isn't the only thing he wrote about. Although when you ask people about Lawrence they usually say, "Ah yes, Lady Chatterley's Lover, a bit steamy that" and some of even describe Lawrence's works as "a bit naughty" and say he's the man who "wrote those rude books". His work was… Continue reading Let’s talk about D.H. Lawrence.
Reading a book can change the way you think about everyday things. It can help you grow as a person, improve your grammar, spelling and even help you think about every day relationships. They can be quite thought provoking, make you cry, laugh and smile. So why not read? You can immerse yourself completely into… Continue reading Random thoughts about reading.
I remember being told by several people that I should read Lord of the Flies by William Goulding. Over the years I have felt guilty about not reading it, so last year I added it to my reading list. Just as I started to read it, I had the pleasure of going to a dinner… Continue reading Lord of the Flies