Wuthering Heights: Two parts of one dark soul

Wuthering Heights: Two parts of one dark soul  Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte is a classic story about two despicable creatures who are both the same parts of one dark soul, mirroring that which we all have within us. They are torn apart by stubbornness and circumstance, once they’ve inexplicably obtained your sympathy. Heathcliff, a product of…

The Hobbit: The most eccentric being in all of Middle Earth

The Hobbit: The most eccentric being in all of Middle Earth Hobbits are the kindest, most eccentric beings in all of Middle Earth, the land of fantastic creatures and a great evil ring. Most have heard of this story, or seen the film, but have you ever given the book a try? In case you…

Alphabet of Thorn: A mage, a scholar, and a woman who reveals magic

Alphabet of Thorn by Patricia McKillip On a seaside cliff near a castle which houses the kingdom’s library, a baby girl was left to be raised by the old librarians. The girl’s name was Nepenthe. While translating a book whose language was written in fish and similar tokens, when she is told of an ancient…