Baking for Bookworms: Apple Cake from Sylvia Plath’s The Collected Poems

I was a little surprised to find anything I could cook from in Plath's poems. She's not exactly a poet you associate with down home cooking. But luckily there was one food that immediately jumped out, and that was apple cake. The mention of apple cake is from her 1959 poem "Point Shirley", which is … Continue reading Baking for Bookworms: Apple Cake from Sylvia Plath’s The Collected Poems

Women Writers Reading Challenge: #68-75 The End

  At first I was going to post the rest of the reading challenge one book at a time, like I did for all the rest of the books, but then I decided that would take weeks to get them all out there, and meanwhile I wouldn't be able to start posting this year's books. … Continue reading Women Writers Reading Challenge: #68-75 The End

Top Ten Tuesday: My 10 Favorite Female Authors

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature from the Broke and the Bookish. Since today's topic was actually a freebie, I thought I'd do a list on the life blood of this year's reading challenge, which is all about female authors. Making this list wasn't as easy as I'd thought, as my true favorite author … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: My 10 Favorite Female Authors