The Asylum, by John Harwood

The Asylum by John Harwood

There seems to be a theme, in a number of the books I've read, being that a woman's confinement within an asylum has been part of some great conspiracy to, as I've noted before, silence them. This is the kind of thing I'd love to study, and write a paper on. And I might just … Continue reading The Asylum, by John Harwood

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Florence & Giles, by John Harding

Florence and Giles by John Harding

Florence & Giles, by John HardingĀ is unlike anything I've read before. Sure, I've seen the Gothic elements before, but I'm talking about the language. At first I was like, "Jeez, there seems to be a few errors." then I was like, "Have I forgotten English?" then I realised, "Ah!" and then it was like, "Holy … Continue reading Florence & Giles, by John Harding

An unintentional review post on Wildthorn, by Jane Eagland

Wildthorn by Jane Eagland

All of my books have arrived in the mail. Woo! I can't wait to crack into them! I recently finished reading Wildthorn, by Jane Eagland. It was amazing! But, I will speak (write?) more of that in a minute. I just started Florence and Giles, by John Harding. It was so difficult to choose (from … Continue reading An unintentional review post on Wildthorn, by Jane Eagland

Born of hallowed love – a work in progress

Born of hallowed love. Tainted and fated by prophecy; a higher purpose she wished to be unburdened by. Cursed blood. The key to salvation, in death only. Cursed with age. The envy of her immortal brethren. Unwilling to continue a sacrifice, to fight to die for another's cause and never her own. She leads her … Continue reading Born of hallowed love – a work in progress

So lost (part 4) – a minuscule musings series

The following is a part of a 'minuscule musings' series. It's more like a work in progress for a larger piece, a short story. I aim to add to it each week, and hopefully something fluid will come of it! Read part one Read part two Read part three Betrothed to what was stolen from … Continue reading So lost (part 4) – a minuscule musings series

So lost (part 3) – a minuscule musings series

The following is a part of a 'minuscule musings' series. It's more like a work in progress for a larger piece, a short story. I aim to add to it each week, and hopefully something fluid will come of it! Read part one Read part two Read part four And not for me, she'll ever … Continue reading So lost (part 3) – a minuscule musings series

So lost (part 2) – a minuscule musings series

The following is a part of a 'minuscule musings' series. It's more like a work in progress for a larger piece, a short story. I aim to add to it each week, and hopefully something fluid will come of it! Read part one Read part three Read part four Crestfallen, she falls and I do … Continue reading So lost (part 2) – a minuscule musings series