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Dreaming With My Eyes Wide Open: A Post for Blooming Twig

“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” ― Oscar Wilde Even as a child I knew I was a dreamer. Maybe it was because Disney was telling every child that… Continue reading Dreaming With My Eyes Wide Open: A Post for Blooming Twig

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Essential Passage from Part Two of Oral History

  While reading Part Two of Oral History, one of the most striking passage that stood out to me can be found on page 176, during the scene when Richard is at the church revival with his Autry Lily and he is “seeking’ salvation.  Richard admits to only attending the revival in hopes of meeting… Continue reading Essential Passage from Part Two of Oral History

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Crushed by Layne Gray Book Review

I hope everyone is having a fantastic week.  The weather here is Arkansas is amazing, and I am loving being outside planting flowers and taking walks in the park while eating the ever-so-delicious Strawberry Cheesecake Snow Cones!  They are amazing. I wanted to share with you a fantastic read that I had the opportunity to… Continue reading Crushed by Layne Gray Book Review

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Significance of a Quotation from All The King’s Men

The quotation that stood out to me with the most significant meaning was a quote from a conversion between Willie Stark and Adam Stanton. Willie says to Adam, “What the hell else you think folks have been doing for a million years, Doc? When your great-great-grandpappy climbed down out of the tree, he didn’t have… Continue reading Significance of a Quotation from All The King’s Men

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Contrast Between Brooks and Cox Essays on Sanctuary

I just finished the novel “Sanctuary” by William Faulkner, for my Southern Literature class.  I must admit this was my first Novel by Faulkner and as someone who lives int he south, I am not sure why I haven’t read his books before.  Maybe because his style of writing and story lines is way out… Continue reading Contrast Between Brooks and Cox Essays on Sanctuary

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We Are All A Little Fifty Shades of Grey……

When Fifty Shades of Grey’s book was released, I knew nothing about it.  I had never really hard of it, and really didn’t find out much until the movie was made.  I had so many many thoughts and opinions on the movie, but I’m not so much a movie person so watching it was not… Continue reading We Are All A Little Fifty Shades of Grey……