𝙾𝚗𝚎 𝙱𝚒𝚐 𝙱𝚊𝚌𝚔𝚢𝚊𝚛𝚍.
𝚂𝚘𝚖𝚎𝚝𝚒𝚖𝚎𝚜 𝙸 𝚕𝚒𝚔𝚎 𝚝𝚘 𝚜𝚒𝚝 𝚒𝚗 𝚜𝚒𝚕𝚎𝚗𝚌𝚎. 𝙸 𝚙𝚛𝚎𝚝𝚎𝚗𝚍 𝚝𝚑𝚊𝚝 𝚝𝚒𝚖𝚎 𝚒𝚜 𝚊𝚝 𝚊 𝚜𝚝𝚊𝚗𝚍-𝚜𝚝𝚒𝚕𝚕, 𝚊𝚗𝚍 𝚕𝚒𝚔𝚎 𝚊𝚗 𝚊𝚛𝚌𝚑𝚒𝚝𝚎𝚌𝚝, 𝚑𝚊𝚟𝚎 𝚊𝚗 𝚘𝚙𝚎𝚗 𝚎𝚡𝚙𝚊𝚗𝚜𝚎 𝚘𝚏 𝚙𝚘𝚜𝚜𝚒𝚋𝚒𝚕𝚒𝚝𝚢 𝚋𝚎𝚏𝚘𝚛𝚎 𝚖𝚎. 𝚆𝚑𝚊𝚝 𝚍𝚘 𝙸 𝚠𝚊𝚗𝚝 𝚘𝚞𝚝 𝚘𝚏 𝚝𝚑𝚒𝚜 𝚕𝚒𝚏𝚎? 𝚆𝚑𝚊𝚝 𝚍𝚘 𝚘𝚝𝚑𝚎𝚛𝚜 𝚠𝚊𝚗𝚝? . . . 𝙸 𝚝𝚑𝚒𝚗𝚔 𝚘𝚏 𝙻𝚘𝚛𝚍 𝚘𝚏 𝚝𝚑𝚎 𝙵𝚕𝚒𝚎𝚜. 𝙽𝚘 𝚎𝚡𝚒𝚜𝚝𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚐𝚘𝚟𝚎𝚛𝚗𝚖𝚎𝚗𝚝𝚜; 𝚗𝚘 𝚎𝚌𝚘𝚗𝚘𝚖𝚒𝚌 𝚎𝚡𝚙𝚕𝚘𝚒𝚝𝚊𝚝𝚒𝚘𝚗.…
My Ultimate Library: Part 1.
SnapDragon lists her tried-and-true, doesn’t-remember-life-without-them books. My signature move at parties is to ask people to list their favorite things–movies, bands, desserts–without overthinking their response. “Ready, gut-reaction, go!” So in fairness, I’ve decided to list my all-time favorite books using this method. No second-guessing. No re-dos. Just what comes to mind as I type this,…
The 100 Classics Reading Challenge: The Rules.
See SnapDragon’s selection process for her Ultimate Library. So you like to read, eh? Then welcome to Snippets of SnapDragon’s newest feature: The 100 Classics Reading Challenge! (cue ribbon cutting and confetti cascades) As a certified high school English teacher, a post-graduate of English studies and creative writing, and just a bonafide lover of fiction,…