Review: ‘Sense and Sensibility’

Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen My rating: 5 of 5 stars The first Jane Austen novel I tried reading was ‘Mansfield Park’ and I found it desperately dull. To my disappointment I thought that Austen was just not ‘for me’. However, I was pleasantly surprised to find that I absolutely loved ‘Sense and Sensibility’. […]

What to (realistically) bring to university

I am currently sat in my room listening to my chill Spotify playlist and procrastinating. I am writing this blog post for two reasons. Firstly, I haven’t updated in a while, and secondly, I don’t want to start my reading list for my fifth term at university! It sounds crazy to think that I’ve been […]

Review: Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches by Tony Kushner

Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches by Tony Kushner My rating: 5 of 5 stars Absolutely fantastic! Tony Kushner is a genius. Even though the play (including part 2) is eight hours long, every scene- every line, is crucial and important to the plot. Set in the 1980s amidst the AIDS crisis, Kushner raises […]

‘A Christmas Carol’ Review

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens My rating: 3 of 5 stars The Ghost of Christmas Yet-to-Come is more terrifying than I remember! Like in many of his other novels, Dickins perfectly describes the uncomfortable reality of the poor in Victorian England. Nevertheless, the happy ending brings hope to a capitalist world. View all my […]