Austen · Historical · NovElla

Jane Austen’s Birthday 2020

Jane Austen’s 245th birthday! Happy Birthday Jane Austen! December 16, 1775 – July 18, 1817Picture source: https://janeausten.co.uk/blogs/society-figures/james-stanier-clarke-librarian-to-the-prince-of-wales The famous author of Pride and Prejudice, Emma, and other novels, December 16, 2020 marks Jane Austen’s 245th birthday! Although the above portrait has not been officially authenticated as Jane Austen herself, there is a lot of evidence… Continue reading Jane Austen’s Birthday 2020

Austen · NovElla

Dear Mr. Darcy

Literature’s most eligible bachelor, the famous Mr. Darcy, is a popular topic of conversation around February 14th. Of all the characters in Pride and Prejudice, I’ve always identified with Mr. Darcy and his sister Georgiana the most. Shy, quiet, and fond of reading, I empathize with their awkward social encounters. “I certainly have not the… Continue reading Dear Mr. Darcy