Cupid and the Paintbrush by PG Wodehouse: Summary, Plot Analysis, Review

Cupid and the Paintbrush is a short story written by PG Wodehouse – an English author and one of the most popular humorists of the 20th century. The story revolves around a man who proposes marriage to his love interest through a unique contest.  Let’s take a look at the plot summary of the shortContinue reading “Cupid and the Paintbrush by PG Wodehouse: Summary, Plot Analysis, Review”

Dogs Have Boundless Enthusiasm But No Sense of Shame. I Should Have a Sog as a Life Coach: Richard Melville Halle

I am yet to find someone my age or older that says they love doing grocery. There is something about doing grocery that has chore written all over it. And I would be safe in assuming that chores is not something anyone would particularly look forward to doing. So here I am on the groceryContinue reading “Dogs Have Boundless Enthusiasm But No Sense of Shame. I Should Have a Sog as a Life Coach: Richard Melville Halle”

8 Movie Things That Piss Me Off (Real Bad)

It has been more than a hundred years since cinema has been around, but there are some things that movies just wouldn’t quit showing. I don’t have a problem with that; sure, show the good guy winning in the end, winning over a girl, win a battle, crush the villain’s skull – good stuff allContinue reading “8 Movie Things That Piss Me Off (Real Bad)”

I Don’t Know Why It Should Be, I Am Sure; But The Sight Of Another Man Asleep In Bed When I Am Up, Maddens Me: Jerome K. Jerome

I came across this quote during a re-read of the famous comic classic and my personal favorite Three Men in A Boat by Jerome k. Jerome. In addition to making me smile, it took me on a trip down the memory lane. I don’t know about you but I cannot bear the thought of havingContinue reading “I Don’t Know Why It Should Be, I Am Sure; But The Sight Of Another Man Asleep In Bed When I Am Up, Maddens Me: Jerome K. Jerome”

Do What You Can, With What You Have, Where You Are: Theodore Roosevelt

As simple as these words sound, the impact that they have when you let them sink in is profound. Have you seen one of those people that are constantly in their future, either imagining it in all its glory or dreading it? I have. I am one of those people. This is what my dayContinue reading “Do What You Can, With What You Have, Where You Are: Theodore Roosevelt”

Drunken Fireworks by Stephen King: Summary, Analysis and Review

Drunken Fireworks is a short story written by Stephen King. It was first released as an audio book in 2015 as one of the stories in a short fiction novel titled The Bazaar of Bad Dreams.  Stephen King mentions an anecdote with this short story, wherein an old woman, recognizing him at a grocery store,Continue reading “Drunken Fireworks by Stephen King: Summary, Analysis and Review”

I Am The Lion Now: Short Story, Summary, Plot Analysis and Review

I Am The Lion Now is a short story by Edan Lepucki. It revolves around a pregnant woman that lives in LA with her husband. The couple lead an ordinary life until a possum shows up at their door.  No, I am not talking about the famous incident at the Bronx zoo where a womanContinue reading “I Am The Lion Now: Short Story, Summary, Plot Analysis and Review”

The Seven Lady Godivas: Summary, Plot Analysis and the Reason You’ll Love It

The Seven Lady Godivas is an adult illustrated novel – written and illustrated by Dr Seuss – that was originally published in 1939 and then republished in 1987. The novel tells the story of seven Godiva sisters, none of whom ever wear clothing. Wacky, scandalous and oddly unerotic despite the sketches of the nude ladiesContinue reading “The Seven Lady Godivas: Summary, Plot Analysis and the Reason You’ll Love It”