Tag: Creative nonfiction

Unmentionable — A Book R..

Posted February 28, 2018 by displacedcactus in Home / 2 Comments
Unmentionable — A Book Review

Those of us who read fiction set in either a historic period or a fantasy world inspired by history know that we’re getting a sanitized version of reality. For the most part, we don’t actually want to think about the reality of life before our currently level of food safety, medical science, and sanitation.

Darjeeling — A Book Revi..

Posted February 14, 2018 by displacedcactus in Home / 0 Comments
Darjeeling — A Book Review

One reason why I was excited to start writing for this blog was that I saw tea reviews alongside the book reviews. I love tea and books about equally (and they go so well together), so I knew this was the place for me. I also knew that it was the place to review Darjeeling, which […]

Ten Genres Defined

Posted May 3, 2017 by Ari Augustine in Home / 4 Comments
Ten Genres Defined

What the heck is a genre? For a word we use so often to describe our taste in music, books, or art, do we know what it means? A genre is a category that we assign depending on focus and style. By organizing tastes into specific genres, we create rules that define whether or not […]