All tales of haunting are about belonging. What belongs, what is unwanted, what keeps coming back.
And ghosts, by nature, reveal something other – a trace of history hidden or submerged.
Continue reading Haunting and Healing in Toni Morrison’s Beloved
… “as the starling said”. Through the lens of Mary Wollstonecraft, what does it mean to be free in Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park?
Continue reading I Cannot Get Out
As part of a wider review into the portrayal of women and their place in and out of the home throughout the ages, this post is a specific look at the poem ‘Jenny’ written by the pre-Raphaelite painter and poet, Dante Gabriel Rossetti.
Continue reading The Woman You Wouldn’t Take Home
A creative exploration of Charlotte Brontë’s unrequited love notes
Continue reading The Secret Life of a Love Letter