It’s Time for Strawberry Rhubarb Pie!

Rejoice, for rhubarb season is upon us! Well, at least that’s what I was thinking when I saw rhubarb in the grocery store for the first time this spring. Why the excitement over rhubarb, you might ask? Because that means it’s time for strawberry rhubarb pie!


A Modest Proposal in Defense of Sucker Punch

The other day, my brother and I went to see Sucker Punch. I’d promised him we’d go together long before I’d heard all the terrible reviews. Despite the warnings of La Belle Amelie and others, I was disappointed. This is not because it was bad or offensive ““ which it was! ““ but because it […]

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A Prison of One’s Own: Emma Donoghue’s “Room”

In order to write “Room”, author Emma Donoghue created a monster. Inspired by real world events (it’s not difficult to guess which), Donoghue cobbled together bits and pieces of the evils she researched, constructing a person capable of  the horrific deeds which precipitate the situation in which we find our two heroes; Jack and his […]