Book Review: The Paris Wife

THE PARIS WIFE – Paula McLain The New York Times Bestseller A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, The Paris Wifecaptures a remarkable period of time—Paris in the twenties—and an extraordinary love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley. In Chicago in 1920, Hadley Richardson is a quiet twenty-eight-year-old who has all but […]

community: literature review: A Queer and Pleasant Danger by Kate Bornstein

(via unoportartfilms.org) This book is great. Memoirs can be awesome. But they can also sometimes be a little slow, a little bogged down in the historicals of so and so’s actual life, no matter how compelling that life was. Kate Bornstein is anything but slow. How to describe Ms. Bornstein? One of the first things […]

community: literature review- The Mysterious Life of the Heart, writings from the sun

(via jameskullander.com) The Mysterious Life of the Heart is a writing collection that examines the many and diverse facets of romantic love. It compiles fifty essays, short fiction stories, and poems written by fifty different authors for the literary magazine The Sun. If you haven’t read The Sun, you should. It is an independent, non-profit, […]