Angela Carter’s ‘The Bloody Chamber’ Is A Staple In English British Literature Courses (& A Pretty Awesome Book Of Short Stories Too)
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Angela Carter’s ‘The Bloody Chamber’ Is A Staple In English British Literature Courses (& A Pretty Awesome Book Of Short Stories Too)

I highly recommend this collection for those who enjoy reading about female agency and sexual liberation as well as those who are interested in writing on these topics and would like to find a creative model to follow. Continue reading

StoryCorps: To Preserve & Share Humanity’s Stories #ShiftYourPerspective
Archives / Christina Lydia / Inspired By: Inspirational & Influential Voices / Pt. 7

StoryCorps: To Preserve & Share Humanity’s Stories #ShiftYourPerspective

The stories are of diverse world-views and perspectives, of events that we all can relate to because we are human and because we are storytellers by nature. Continue reading

#FlashbackFriday (So What If It’s Not A Thing? Yet? ) | Amelia Bird’s “Acts of Wind” Essay From New Madrid Winter 2014
Archives / Books / Christina Lydia / Pt. 6

#FlashbackFriday (So What If It’s Not A Thing? Yet? ) | Amelia Bird’s “Acts of Wind” Essay From New Madrid Winter 2014

Birds essay explores loss by learning to appreciating life and life’s lessons. By uncovering reoccurring patterns within her daily life, and with the aid of nature, Bird rediscovers what it means to be a part of something larger than she could have ever imagined.
Header image © Sissh Art “Day 2, Week 3 – Forest Landscapes.” Continue reading