Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi

Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi: Meet Ginny

In the original Pride and Prejudice Mr. Darcy’s sister is a minor character, but her history is critical to the plot.  Austen named her Georgiana, but I had a difficult time using the name.  When a name works for me, I don’t have a problem re-using it, but I often take my own direction withRead more

Top 10 Books I Loved More Than I Expected

Top 10 Books I Loved More Than I Expected

This past week I did a 17 hour audiobook in 4 days.  The book was Jeffrey Eugenides’ Middlesex.  I loved the Virgin Suicides, but have been reluctant to read Middlesex for a variety of reason.  Mostly it was because it is recognized as “the great American novel.”  I find “the great American novel” to frequently not be myRead more