This week's book quote comes from Oscar Wilde, one of our favorite authors.
Are you struggling to find the right words to snap down that internet troll that's been roaming through your comments? Let Shakespeare do it for you.
Their Eyes Were Watching God is a 1937 novel and the best known work by African-American writer Zora Neale Hurston.
excerpt from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
“Your past is a skeleton walking one step behind you, and your future is a a skeleton walking one step in front of you. Maybe you don't wear a watch, but your skeletons do, and they always know what time it is.” ― Sherman Alexie (Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven)
With the severity of the Native American plight, escapism is a very realistic and practical defense against misery. This is quite evident in Sherman Alexie’s The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven. In this novel, Alexie captures an elaborate depiction of reservation life. The characters are terminally suspended in the abyss commonly known... Continue Reading →
"People who die bad don't stay in the ground." - Tony Morrison (Beloved)
"The good old days, when each idea had an owner, are gone forever." - Paulo Coehlo