Book Review: Room by Emma Donaghue

Plato's analogy of "The Cave" asks the important question: if we are only ever exposed to one type of life, can there be anything else? If a man is born within the walls of a cave, knows no light, no sound beyond the echo of his own voice on the cave walls, no human beside… Continue reading Book Review: Room by Emma Donaghue

Mothers in Literature

Happy Mother's Day to all the mothers, grandmothers, and mother figures out there today.  I have had my share of women in my life who have served as additional mothers as I hope most of you do as well.  Literature and film are riddled with moms, most of whom inspire us to be better people. … Continue reading Mothers in Literature