Interests, Library Day Fridays, NaBloPoMo 2013

Austen Adaptations

What do you think of Jane Austen adaptations? There have been many over the years, and some that may not be technically adaptations but seem to bear a lot of similarities. Bridget Jones' Diary, Clueless, that episode where wishbone does Northanger Abbey, that episode when Wishbone does Pride and Prejudice... More recently of course there… Continue reading Austen Adaptations

History, NaBloPoMo 2013

100 Years Ago: A Post for Remembrance Day

I look out my window and wonder what this world was like 100 years ago. There were no computers, fewer cars, no cellphones, no internet, no televisions. Letters were popular, as were newspapers and radios. Snapshot cameras were just beginning to make an appearance in the general population. And there was no memory of the… Continue reading 100 Years Ago: A Post for Remembrance Day

Interests, NaBloPoMo 2013, Uncategorized

What I Thought: Thor 2 – The Dark World I came home from work last night, had a shower, got into my pj's, had dinner, and settled in to have a comfy night on my computer. I thought I might watch Monsters University. Then I got a text message from a friend - did I want to go see Thor 2 at 9:30?… Continue reading What I Thought: Thor 2 – The Dark World