Do you know what I hate hate hate hate? Dissecting books in class. I usually really like the books we read in class (don’t judge). BUTTT. I hate analyzing everything the author writes. SERIOUSLY? The author probably said the guy’s shirt was black because that’s the only clean shirt he had. NOT because it foreshadows his depression to come. Hey, maybe it does mean something more, but I’m not really interested in that. Anyway, when I love a book, I like to enjoy it without having to write three essays about it and whatnot. I mean, it’s interesting to know kind of what the author wanted the reader to find out, but I also think every reader should take from it what they can. Ya know? I just read Flight for my English class… and I really, really liked it. I hope I feel the same way at the end of this semester.
Northern VA native, currently living in Dallas, TX. I love my husband, my family, and eating my food with lots of dipping sauces. I started Pinkgingerale in 2009 as a way of sharing my thoughts, photos, and life with people around the world. Today I continue with a vision of inspiring people through my life journey, and belonging to a community of story-tellers. View all posts by pinkgingerale