Fun Friday – Looooog Sentences

I found this article awhile ago but kept forgetting about it until earlier this week when I stumbled upon the bookmark.Today I’m feeling a bit pugnacious It starts:In creative writing and journalism classes a wannabe Steinbeck, Updike or Grantland Rice, was taught to grab his readers early, skip clichés, keep sentences short and avoid sending a … Continue reading Fun Friday – Looooog Sentences

Fun Friday: Podcasting with Jane

The June 18, 2019 episode of the The Great Books Podcast discussed Sense and Sensibility.The Great Books is a podcast put out by National Review. It is hosted by national correspondent and professor at Hillsdale College, John J. Miller.  Miller discusses classic works within the Western literary canon.You can find the podcast episode here - Episode … Continue reading Fun Friday: Podcasting with Jane

Fun Friday – Jane Austen Trivia Answers

Here are the answers. How many did you get right?Along with the story Evelyn, this title makes up the whole of the third volume of the Juvenilia collection. - What is Catharine, or the Bower?The short satirical work, Plan of a Novel, according to Hints from Various Quarters, was written by Jane in response from a letter … Continue reading Fun Friday – Jane Austen Trivia Answers