What makes Jane Austen's heroes so special? Take a look at some of Austen's most popular characters and what makes them so magnetic.
I'm developing a new frame of mind that one can view Disney Princess films as a completely valid representation of a specific population of women. I began to think about what circumstances would have to exist in order to make Disney films accurate, and I think our best evaluation lies in human flaw.
I'm learning, constantly, even in the cancer center. Epiphanies abound.
Think Shakespeare didn't wrote strong women? You've got another thing coming! Shakespeare's ladies are dynamic and all of them are important.
Despite the fact that my nose has given me pause in the past, I endeavor to provide evidence that large noses are the best kind of nose to have.
Anxiety is incredibly common and many people don't know they have it. It can be debilitating and extremely difficult to deal with it. Here's how I did, and am still doing so.
"You've got to be the biggest idiot ever; I pity your parents." How do you handle terrible criticism about your writing? Feel like you'll never write again after that flaming review? Fear not, dear writer. I've given you a weapon.
A woman's place is in the kitchen? Only men like football? Says who? Gender expectations haunt us every day, but who says we have to follow them?
When American authors spin tales of the Wild West, they are full to the brim with legendary heroes: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Buffalo Bill, and Calamity Jane to name a few. One of the most famous men of the old west was branded into history by the Gunfight at the O.K. corral: Wyatt Earp....
I am woman! A comprehensive guide to the Jane Austen heroine
The Completely Factual, Semi-Sarcastic Account of My Reconciliation with Valentine's Day: A Love Story
I don't hate Valentine's Day... anymore. But it took more than chocolate to convince me!
What do you think of when you see 'Seven Deadly Sins'? I bet you don't think of Jane Austen, but you should!
There's a new genre in town- well, it's always been around and now there's a name for it. I'm talking about the Singer-Songwriter!
Originality exists, maybe where you least expect it!
A crabby flight attendant and a rebellious army of passengers face-off in the fight for the right to the overhead compartment. A true story.
Jane Austen is a beloved author of Regency romance, but she's underrated. Boring, you say? Certainly not!
What is the American education system doing for me? Kate asked herself this question, and the answer was this...