Idiot Philosophy No. 2

The Existential Crisis of a Working Girl by Misha | August 16, 2015 11:15 PM I needed money and I was fed up with my previous job, working a barely sustainable amount of minimum hours, and I still had to pay rent and buy new toothpaste. I became upset at under performing below my expectations of grandeur and excellence after college. If somebody were to … Continue reading Idiot Philosophy No. 2

Discussion: Garcia Girls

Discussion Questions: How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents (Julia Alvarez) Although the work is fiction, it is almost inevitable to read the novel as memoir, delineating the experience Julia Alvarez experience while moving from her home country in the Dominican Republic to the United States. Even with the time period set in the sixties, many of the events and conflicts  Alvarez writes are contemporary … Continue reading Discussion: Garcia Girls