Gene Stratton-Porter: Author and Naturalist

Hello, adventurers! I’m finally starting to recover from our road trip to the always-spectacular Bar Harbor, Maine. While traveling the byways of my home state of Indiana, we happened upon this little gem: The Limberlost State Historic Site in Geneva, Indiana. Gene, or Geneva, Stratton-Porter’s books inspired me to look more closely at nature as… Read More Gene Stratton-Porter: Author and Naturalist

A house of my own: Reflecting upon Sandra Cisneros’ writings

Hello, adventurers! I hope your day is going swimmingly. ☺ Recently, I was pondering The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros, a novella I read in a college Latina Literature class. I particularly enjoyed the following passage: As a 25-year-old single college student at the time, I was comforted that a successful author had… Read More A house of my own: Reflecting upon Sandra Cisneros’ writings