10 Enchanting Literary Quotes to Keep You Warm This Winter

10 Enchanting Literary Quotes to Keep You Warm This Winter

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December 21st marks the winter solstice, the very first day of winter. For those of you who are now in a state of dread and hibernation, don’t worry. The winter solstice is the shortest day of the year; it’s the day with the least amount of daylight. However, this also means that days will only grow longer from here, so cheer up!   There’s nothing quite as cozy and inspiring as watching snow fall on a quiet street or looking out at the flurries from inside a warm house. I’d say it’s one of the closest things to magic. If …

Award-Winning Author of ‘The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle’ Says Writing It Was ‘Awful’

Award-Winning Author of ‘The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle’ Says Writing It Was ‘Awful’

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It was just this week that Stuart Turton was named the winner of the Costa first novel prize and awarded £5,000 for his book. According to The Guardian, Turton’s novel, Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle, was described by judges as an “ingenious, intriguing and highly original mindbender of a murder mystery”. However, Turton himself said the process of writing it was “awful”.    Image Via Amazon The novel follows the beautiful young Evelyn who is murdered at her parents’ party. However, she doesn’t die just once; she is murdered over and over as each day repeats itself with no break …

This Magical Pup Is Trained in Harry Potter Spells!

This Magical Pup Is Trained in Harry Potter Spells!

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I know all you Potter fans are always looking for some news about your favorite fandom; you guys are great. And I’m sure that if you love something as magical as Harry Potter, you probably  love, let’s say, dogs too. You know I’m right. Which is why you must check out this wizarding pup blowing up on Twitter.   Voice over, Youtuber, and screen actress Anna Brisbin has trained her daschund, whose name is Remus, in Harry Potter spells. Yes, you heard me. It’s impressive as heck and he has us all wondering how he could possibly be such a …

These Star-Studded Adaptations Took Home Major Awards at the Golden Globes

These Star-Studded Adaptations Took Home Major Awards at the Golden Globes

feel like I can recall previous Golden Globes Award ceremonies have had more book to movie and TV adaptations. Shows like Game of Thrones and The Handmaid’s Tale sparked excitement amongst its followers and even the viewers of the award show. Books took over last year!   This year on Sunday there was plenty of anticipation with so many great movies like A Star Is Born and Bohemian Rhapsody to name a few. However, the list of adaptations was small this year, but they still managed to take home some serious titles. Check out these winners!   Best Performance by …

Glenn Close’s Empowering Golden Globes Speech Leaves Everyone in Tears

Glenn Close’s Empowering Golden Globes Speech Leaves Everyone in Tears

You can clearly see the shocking look on Glenn Close’s face when she wins a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Drama for The Wife during Sunday night’s ceremony.     “Women, we’re nurturers, that’s what’s expected of us. We have our children. We have our husbands if we’re lucky enough, and our partners, whoever. But we have to find personal fulfillment. We have to follow our dreams. We have to say ‘I can do that and I should be allowed to do that.’”   Image Via Standard.co.uk (Photo: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)   This speech resonated so much with the women …