Dana Johnson

Book-obsessed twenty-something with a passion for poetry, hiking, and being happy with what I have.


January 2016

The Mysteries of Udolpho by Ann Radcliffe


As part of my journey to read more gothic fiction, Ann Radcliffe’s The Mysteries of Udolpho was my first read of 2016. If you have any interest in the Gothic Horror genre, I highly recommend reading this book (although I think this is technically more of a Gothic Romance?). Read on for my thoughts on this classic novel–but be warned: there are spoilers aplenty!

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2015 Reading (and writing) Year in Review

2015 Reading Stack

2015 was a big bookish year for me. I read way more books than I ever anticipated I would, discovered the joy of comic books, and started a couple of really exciting writing gigs. Here are the highlights from my last year of reading:

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