Book Review: The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera

Title: The Unbearable Lightness of Being Author: Milan Kundera, Michael Heim (Translator) Genre: Classics, Philosophy, Romance, Literary Fiction, 20th Century, Czech Literature, Historical Fiction, Contemporary Publisher: Harper Perennial Published: October 27, 2009 (Original: November 1984) Page Amount: 320 pages Blurb From Goodreads: In The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Milan Kundera tells the story of a young woman…

It is cold in Berlin.

It is, as I said above, cold (really cold) in Berlin. Somehow, it has already hit 35/45 Fahrenheit temperatures, and it’s barely November! I can hardly believe it and I am in no way prepared for the wintertime! (i.e. did not bring a warm enough jacket) Otherwise, most of my week has been filled with…

The Literary Life: A Weekly Overview

Here we are, yet again, at the weekly overview post. And wow – this week has probably been the most literary one I’ve had in years (or months). For those of you who don’t know already, I started Nanowrimo 5 days into the month of November. What is Nanowrimo? It’s National Novel Writing Month! Basically the challenge is to…