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01/10/2022
Book review: Atomic Habits 

Book review: Atomic Habits 

James Clear is an author and speaker specializing in habits, decision making, and continuous improvement. He is a New York Times bestselling author with his book Atomic Habits, a book that has sold over 5 million copies worldwide and has been translated into over 50...

Art in Mexico before and after its independence 

Art in Mexico before and after its independence 

For this entry I will analyze an article that talks about art in Mexico before and after its independence, commemorating this month of September. Firstly, the author mentions the art that prevailed in the 17th and part of the 18th centuries (1600 to 1750), which is...

Review: The Mist

Review: The Mist

This film was released in 2007, it is adapted from the famous book The Mist by Stephen King. A truly hair-raising movie with a very unexpected ending. The plot, the characters, the monsters, everything you expect from Stephen King is found in this movie. Our story...

Book review: Almond

Book review: Almond

Won Pyung Sohn's Almond tells the story of Yungjae, a boy born with alexithymia. This condition makes it difficult for him to feel anything from anger to fear, and with his mother and grandmother as his guides, Yungjae does his best to adapt to what is expected of...

The power of beauty

The power of beauty

Have you ever experienced that need, or even urge, to share something you really enjoyed? Do you remember a moment of great pleasure that made you want to share it and tell someone about it? I dare say that this moment or experience you remember includes some flash of...

Who was Rosario Castellanos?

Who was Rosario Castellanos?

For this post, we will talk about Rosario Castellanos, who was a cultural promoter, teacher, journalist, author, poet and Mexican diplomat, born in Mexico City but who lived most of her life in Chiapas. Born of an indigenous family, many of her writings spoke of...

Miniature manuscript sold for millionaire figure

Miniature manuscript sold for millionaire figure

The work, titled "A Book of Ryhmes by Charlotte Brontë, Sold by Nobody, and Printed by Herself," is smaller than a playing card and yet contains a literary treasure trove of 10 poems by the author of "Jane Eyre." The manuscript, dated December 1829, has not been seen...

Review: Last Night in Soho

Review: Last Night in Soho

If you like mystery and drama, dive into this exciting film set between the 1960s and present London. Edgar Wright adventures in this psychological thriller with old Hollywood references, ghosts and even travels through time. It’s a very exciting and fresh film with...

Stranger Things and “The Hero’s Journey”

Stranger Things and “The Hero’s Journey”

Stranger Things is the great phenomenon of Netflix. A combination of 80s nostalgia, friendship dynamics, supernatural elements and a well written plot has taken the world by the storm since season one premiered in 2016. The premise of the show follows a group of...