Marry, Date or Dump: Fitzgerald, Hemingway, & Faulkner

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Happy Monday, friends! I thought I’d switch things up and have authors instead of characters for today’s marry, date, or dump options. Now let’s face it, none of these men would have made particularly good husbands. But whether you choose based on their books, their looks, or any other criteria you want, I’m still excited to see which author you would marry, who you would date, and who you would dump.  Continue reading “Marry, Date or Dump: Fitzgerald, Hemingway, & Faulkner”

Burn, Read, Rewrite: The Great Gatsby, The Catcher in the Rye, & The Sun Also Rises

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Based on comments, it seems like the switch from Marry, Date or Dump to this game has been a success. Although as my sister said this morning, “It’s way easier to dump a character than it is to burn a book.” She decided this lineup was too hard for her to choose, but I hope you will play along and say which book you would read (favorite), rewrite (like but might want to change), and burn (least favorite). These are three of my favorite favorite books – stories so nice I had to say favorite twice – but I’m going to give it a shot.  Continue reading “Burn, Read, Rewrite: The Great Gatsby, The Catcher in the Rye, & The Sun Also Rises”

Marry, Date or Dump: Heroes from Hemingway Novels

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I’m not exactly sure if these characters are more heroes or antiheroes, but I’m excited to see who you would marry, who you would date, and who you would dump when faced with the choice of Jake Barnes from THE SUN ALSO RISES, Frederic Henry from A FAREWELL TO ARMS, and Robert Jordan from FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS.  Continue reading “Marry, Date or Dump: Heroes from Hemingway Novels”