Tag Archives: Lizzie Bennet Diaries

Why Your Story Matters to Jesus

[From the archives.] We Need Stories I’m a Jane Austen fan. Her novels, her short stories, her letters. I’m a fan of adaptations too, whether taken directly from her work (Emma Thompson rocked the script for Sense and Sensibility and won … Continue reading

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I Get Paid To Wear A Black Muumuu

In one The Lizzie Bennet Diaries videos, one line hit me between the eyes: “Everyone’s wearing a costume every day.” I know I do. Wear a costume, that is. It’s expected of me. I call it my black muumuu. The thing is, … Continue reading

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A Note On Stories, Ashley Clements, and “The Lizzie Bennet Diaries”

We Need Stories I’m a Jane Austen fan. Her books, her juvenalia, her letters. I’m a fan of adaptations too, whether taken directly from her novels (Emma Thompson rocked the script for Sense and Sensibility and won a well-deserved Oscar for … Continue reading

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Everyone’s Wearing A Costume Every Day

Masks The title is taken from one of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries* off-shoot videos, where Lydia and Jane talk about Halloween. The line hit me between the eyes: “Everyone’s wearing a costume every day.” I know I do. It’s expected and … Continue reading

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