Category: Literature

Cork’s Quick Coupler and an Interview with Jessica Militante

Jessica Militante is a writer from San Jose, California. Starting today, she has a BRAND NEW Summer Soap all about the perils of dating in the 21st century posted on The Echo Live.

Listen to MY First Poetry Reading (!)

Listen to my first (recorded) poetry reading! It also includes some of the other poets in my MA class at University College Cork

A Lone Star State of Mind

I’d written about the Greek and Roman gods before, so I thought while I was in Ireland I would focus on the myths of my Irish ancestors. And yet all I seem to want to write about since I got here in September is where I come from: Texas.

Book Review: “Leia: Princess of Alderaan”

Leia Organa is a beloved character for all Star Wars fans, and Claudia Gray did an exceptional job portraying Leia as a young Princess; hopeful, intelligent, and as witty as one would expect from the daughter of Padmé Amidala. *Spoilers ahead*

The Best Books to Travel With

The Three Great Loves of my life are: Reading, Traveling, and Sleeping. When it comes to traveling, one of my favorite parts is sitting on trains and reading while the world passes by. Sometimes, I’d rather have an eight hour train ride with beautiful… Continue Reading “The Best Books to Travel With”