Set up in the hills about 10 km from the sea, and with abundant water and the sheltering Pre-Alpes behind, Vence has always been a city of significance. 534 more words
5 days, 3 hours
One Eager Urbanite
The soft mellow tones of Nick Mulvey’s Cucurucu has me humming to myself in every occasion.
It is based on a D.H. Lawrence poem entitiled: 216 more words
1 week, 3 days
The Rocking Horse Winner (full text here) is a story about a fatal relationship between a boy and his rocking horse.
Paul is the middle of three children growing up in style in a ‘pleasant house’, but with a feeling of anxiety. 539 more words
2 weeks, 6 days
Welcome to Wild Moth
I recently dropped in on my family who lives nine hours from Portland. It was a risky visit since I didn’t really have the money to go. 629 more words
memory is strange
From Last Poems by D.H. Lawrence
Before Plato told the great lie of ideals
men slimly went like fishes, and didn’t care.
They had long hair, like Samson, 117 more words
4 weeks, 1 day
the accidental sufi
Ummmm…. no Saturday Night Fever ( sic). The accidental sufi is being good :D
Was re-reading ‘the Little Prince’, a book I go back to many times. 473 more words
The Book Magpie's Nest
Another part of my project is keeping a note of all the books I’ve read on paper. This journal is just the right size so I don’t get intimidated by how much I have to write!