Gone With the Wind – Book Review

Yes, this week on The Couch I plummeted down the rabbit hole of epic-ness with a classic tale of history, drama, and quite possibly the most intriguing love story ever told: Gone With the Wind! A story of war, identity and cultural sculpting, and romance of the most entertaining sort (reluctant), this book, despite its…

Lady Chatterley’s Lover – Book Review

Things got a little saucy on the Couch this week, as I spent some time with Lady Constance Chatterley and she shared with me her views about love, sex, and relationships, detailing greatly the frustrations of her being married to a man crippled by ┬áthe war and her having a raging, forbidden affair, with a…

Emma – Movie Review

Indeed one cannot deny the pleasing and brightening effect of a good romantic comedy before breakfast. This morning on the Couch, I was joined for coffee by a talented matchmaker who regaled me with romantic tales of conquest, intrigue, and misinterpretation. Check out the review in the menu tab, and right here!

Northanger Abbey – Movie Review

Who doesn’t enjoy a little flirting, manipulation, sociopathy, and patriarchal tyranny after dinner? This evening my companion on the Couch was budding socialite and avid gothic romance reader, Catherine Morland. Oh we discussed a great many things, including the time she went to stay in a haunted house! Read all about it in the ‘Movie…