Hello, and Welcome to 2 Minute Lit. Every put off required reading in high school? I did. And I found myself constantly on SparkNotes. So, I bring you, everything you need to know about The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. In two minutes, or less. The Plot in 10 Points (or less) Nick Carraway, a bond… Continue reading 2 Minute Lit: The Great Gatsby
The Hinterland is not a place for kindness, but a cruel, beautiful mistress and that basically sums up the entirety of the book. We don't get kind characters, sweet characters. We get characters who are made of things more feral than what you usually get in fairytales, and it wouldn't work for any other book than this one.
Title: Seahorse Author: Janice Pariat Plot Summary: Nem was not like his college classmates. Instead of crowding around a TV set, Nem opted for lonely walks where he could indulge his passion for photography, until the night he saw Nicholas, a young professor from London, with another male student. The affair is passionate and brief.… Continue reading Book Review: Seahorse-Janice Pariat
For those of us who love to read, we all recognize the qualities of a good book. Of course, each person differs in their opinion and preference when it comes to reading, but the understanding is there. And every once in a while, we will come across a book that will leave us devastated in… Continue reading Brooklyn Brujas: Labyrinth Lost Review