The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova


anna akmatova, bolshevik revolution, book reviews, poet, poetry, russia, russian poetry, the october revolution, world war I

While I was composing this post, I happened to have some free time and discovered a newspaper article reminding me October marked the 100th anniversary of the Russian October Revolution, otherwise known as the Bolshevik Revolution. The Russian October Revolution emerged when an alliance of far-left political parties led by the Bolsheviks overthrew the provisional […]

November 20, 2017

10 of My Favorite Books I Read at 26


allie brosh, amy tan, anna akmatova, bad feminist, charlotte's web, e.b.white, hyberbole and a half, joy luck club, lisa see, paulo coleho, ray bradbury, roxane gay, snow flower and the secret fan, the alchemist

Ahh..my birthday, now that I am an old lady, and I forget things a lot quicker than I use to, I had to refer back to my GoodReads account. Sure enough, I was surprised I read half of these books. As I stared at the computer screen my memory came flooding back to me in […]

October 22, 2017