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…Let the Light In

“A Wrinkle In Time,” the novel by Madeleine L’Engle, is a short book. Packed into those few hundred pages are whole worlds. Some are in bright, brilliant colors, others in dull shades of brown, but all are equally fascinating.

Ava DuVernay’s reimagining of this beloved novel attempts to capture all of the sparkle and brilliance (and then some).

For those who didn’t have “A Wrinkle in Time,” included in their grade school curriculum, here’s a quick run through. Meg Murry (Storm Reid) is a smart but troubled student dealing with the stress of school and the strain at home of an absent parent. Read the rest of this entry



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Happy Post-Oscar Monday, fellow crusaders! Congrats to all of last night’s victors and near victors. I know it sounds corny and cliche, but it really is an honor to be nominated. Just ask anyone who wasn’t.

For most of us today is just a normal Monday. Although, if you stayed up for the entire program last night it is a slightly drowsiest beginning to the week. Read the rest of this entry

…Break Through

“A Wrinkle in Time” has long been a staple of the summer reading list, and many a English class’s curriculum. For some its “required” nature has made it less appealing, but those who dove into the world created by Madeleine L’Engle were greatly rewarded. Read the rest of this entry