For the duke’s eyes only | lenora bell

. What I Liked I want to be Lady India Rochester when I grow up. She’s an expert in ancient Egyptian antiquities, knows a ton of bawdy jokes, and knows how to handle her shit. Also, our introduction to her? She’s dressed as a man, crashing a males-only antiquity society meeting: She’d bound her bosom Read more

Nonfiction November – Becoming an Expert Janeite

It’s Week 3 of Nonfiction November, and I am off gallivanting around England! I thought it would be a ton-o-fun to talk about the inspiration for my blog name, Jane Austen, this week. Despite my love for Austen, I’ve never really done a deep-dive into her life, and I want to rectify that.  Week 3: Read more

Book Review: THE SUBTLE ART OF NOT GIVING A F*CK | MARK MANSON

Bottom Line, Up Front I found The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson to be brutally honest, yet hilarious. I thoroughly enjoyed the fresh take on the self-help genre. Instead of telling people they are special and talented, Manson argues that people need to be honest with themselves and be responsible Read more