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Fill in the Gaps: Progress Report

Approximately 3 1/2 years ago I came across the Fill in the Gaps challenge on the blog A Novel Challenge.

The aim of the challenge is to read a 100 books that you have been meaning to read in the space of 5 years. 441 more words

Books

'The Diamond As Big As The Ritz' by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Diamond As Big As The Ritz by F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1922

The magic trick:

Using a degree of imagination and fantasy atypical of Fitzgerald fiction… 551 more words

Analysis

#basic

In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave
me some advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind
ever since.
‘Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,’ he told me,

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Classics

Z by Therese Anne Fowler

My impression of Zelda Fitzgerald is probably like most peoples’, that she was wild, looney and unstable. I have long admired her husband’s writings, but didn’t know much about either of them as people. 765 more words

Entries By Jackie

MSFW 2014 Day Two: Ermmm...maybe not!

Here I was all set to hit up day two of MSFW with Imagined Futures | Design Tomorrow where I was excited to learn how to take pieces from the runway and style them into every day wear. 149 more words

Fashion

Well Hello There London Part 8: Shakespeare's Globe, Covent Garden, Afternoon Tea at the Savoy Hotel, and Drinks in the American Bar

After waking up this morning and falling back asleep sleep again several times, I realized that clearly the Paris day trip had deprived me of more sleep than I thought it would, so I slept in until I felt well-rested. 644 more words

Ready to fall in love.

Yesterday, all at once, the air became crisp, the wind picked up, leaves were falling, football was starting and I couldn’t help but make this lovely little print!