Category Archives: Adult Fiction

The Making of a Perfect World, Part 1: Utopia

Utopia by Sir Thomas More “The source of happiness is much disputed, among all people, in Utopia.” – Thomas More   “They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” – … Continue reading

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Aunt Jane’s Marriage Advice to the Young and Romantic

The Novels of Jane Austen It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife. However little known the feelings or views of such a man may … Continue reading

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Living Life in the Moment: Gilead

Gilead by Marilynne Robinson “We fly forgotten as a dream, certainly, leaving the forgetful world behind us to trample and mar and misplace everything we have ever cared for.” Gilead is one of those books that I can’t recall how … Continue reading

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