Into A Story

A Lifestyle Blog for Story Lovers

June 2016

Reading Lolita

“Light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul. Lo-lee-ta: the tip of the tongue taking a trip of three steps down the palate to tap, at three, on the teeth. Lo. Lee. Ta. She was Lo, plain Lo, in the morning, standing four feet ten in one sock. She was Lola in slacks. She was Dolly at school. She was Dolores on the dotted line.” “I

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Create Your Own Fairy Garden

“Come out from your Faerie bower, Come upon this golden hour Come to us, we beg you please, Faeries dancing on the breeze” Fairies come in the gloaming hours, when the day is muted and soft.  Perhaps you’ve seen them and thought they were only a trick of the light.   Ah, but they are real! Be ready for them with your very own garden. Fairy gardens are whimsical spaces where

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Summertime Sadness

Muse: Summertime Sadness by Lana Del Rey “Oh, my God, I feel it in the air Telephone wires above all sizzlin’ like your stare Honey I’m on fire I feel it everywhere Nothing scares me anymore” Summer is here.  It rolls in with dreamy images of girls in white dresses, the lush landscapes of travel destinations and maybe just a hint of nostalgia. Summer leaves a bittersweet tang on my tongue, a

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