I am an American girl who has lived in Russia for 5 years. I like to say that I have lived a weird life, which I like to use for my writing as a way to make strange characters.
A Wrinkle In Time, A Series of Unfortunate Events Series, The Lord of the Rings, and Warcross
Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it. It enriches the necessary competencies that daily life requires and provides; and in this respect, it irrigates the deserts that our lives have already become. C. S. Lewis