“Eh bien. I have thought. And you?” (210).
“He had lived long enough to grasp the danger of hope”(15 Rosoff).
“He was not willfully old-fashioned…he sometimes wondered if there might not be hidden costs for a humanity…”
“The interdependence of character and environment has its roots in Hardy’s upbringing and childhood…” (Bullen, 10).
These two writing styles are polar opposites…
A gentle way to share thoughts on an assortment of writings & the experiences of teaching. I look forward to hearing your comments, whether you are an author, student, teacher, or lover of literature.
p. 1 “The technologies creating the digital revolution devalue language and increasingly do away with boundaries, celebrating speed and boundless exhilaration. The visual trumps the linguistic, while the image and the screen trump the word and the book.” Highly recommended by “Twitter” colleagues, I began reading this new work while sitting in the library. My students…