Austen’s Brides- Mr. Right Now

Jane Austen's books center around a heroine who searches for identity and love. Spoiler alert: everyone gets married. For this month's theme, I don't want to focus on those couples. Instead, I want to look at the others who make marriages in the novel while the heroine is still searching for Mr. Right. I believe … Continue reading Austen’s Brides- Mr. Right Now

Austen’s Brides- Overachievers

Oh they say when you marry in June You're a bride all your life, And the bridegroom who marries in June Has a sweetheart for a wife, Winter weddings can be gay Like a Christmas holiday, But the June bride hears a song Of a spring that lasts all summer long, By the light of … Continue reading Austen’s Brides- Overachievers

Austen Writes Romance- Broken Hearts

Welcome to the second post in a series on Austen Writes Romance! The first post was on Austen Authors. I will be discussing plot points of Austen's works, so there will be SPOILERS. For the sake of brevity, I will assume a certain amount of knowledge of each book, so I do not need to … Continue reading Austen Writes Romance- Broken Hearts