Category Archives: Books

Poe’s “The Raven” and John de Lancie

For me, it’s just not Halloween without Edgar Allan Poe. Every year when October 31st rolls around, I like to read what has become one of my favorite poems by one of my favorite authors of all time: Poe’s “The … Continue reading

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In the Garden of Beasts review

Right now, I’m a reporter for my university’s newspaper, The Oklahoma Daily. I wrote a review for Erik Larson’s latest work, In the Garden of Beasts. I highly recommend this book to anyone interested in little-known WWII history. Check out my … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games, and why I have misgivings about the movie

Following the recent release of the teaser trailer and my own very recent completion of the books, I’d like to share a few thoughts on the upcoming film adaptation of The Hunger Games, slated to open March 23, 2012. While … Continue reading

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