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The Invention of Wings

Hetty “Handful” Grimke, an urban slave in early nineteenth century Charleston, yearns for life beyond the suffocating walls that enclose her within the wealthy…

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Moving Pictures

When Sir Terry Pratchett passed away earlier this year, I made a vow to reread his entire Discworld set of books as a homage…

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Visiting Rimini

When you hear the word Rimini what do you think about? Maybe you think tourism, beaches and fun. This is true, but Rimini has…

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Snubnose’s Krishna

One of Snubnose’s favorite motifs in art is the image of Krishna. She’s done plenty of work depicting this Hindu deity (one shared here)….

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8.0

Avengers: The Age of Ultron

After absolutely ages I went for a movie with friends last week. Like almost half the world, our choice of movie watching was Avengers:…

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9.0

Field of Prey

I’ve been in a terrible reading slump the past couple of weeks. After the brilliant The Bluest Eye, no book seems to satisfy. I…

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Anjolee Jewelry

I might have mentioned before that I am totally turning into this major jewelry girl. Of late, I just can’t seem to stop myself…

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The Kimono Hot Trend

One of the hottest trends for the summer of 2015 is the kimono. This stylish fashion piece for women has been around in one…

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8.0

The Bluest Eye

This book is Toni Morrison’s first novel. In it, the Nobel Prize winner tells the story of a girl called Pecola who is convinced…

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An Artsy Morning

We were all eagerly looking forward to the long weekend Mayday break for a chance to just chill together without any birthday party, or…