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by Tony Mareino,
LBPH Reader Advisor

September 21-27 celebrates Banned Books Week. It’s a healthy reminder that the freedom to express one’s opinions even though perhaps unpopular is a human right. 409 more words

Book Reviews for the Armchair Traveler #2: DH Lawrence's Sea and Sardinia

We interrupt these Portuguese musings for a book review!

I love traveling and I love reading: travel + books = true love forever. So, Conde Nast Traveler has an old (2007) list of the “ 413 more words


First fig: 'every fruit has its secret'

First fig: ‘every fruit has its secret’

Somewhere in the Bible there’s talk of ‘a good land, a land of brooks of water, of fountains and depths that spring out of valleys and hills; land of wheat, and barley, and vines, and fig trees, and pomegranates; a land of oil olive, and honey; a land wherein thou shalt eat bread without scarceness’. 1,696 more words


Blackpaint 461- Pablo and Francis, Will and George and Gustav

Bacon and Picasso

It occurred to me while looking at Picasso in Tate Modern that the shapes of some of Bacon’s nudes are very much like those of Picasso – that is, you could paint out the flesh in the Bacons and substitute a matt cream, or light green or blue and you’d have a Picasso.. 536 more words

Painting, Traditional, Modern And Abstract, Conceptual Art

Day 357: In Search of Lord Byron

A-Z of the East Midlands: N is for Newstead (Part One)

You take the rough with the smooth around here. I’m sitting overlooking the cricket field at Nuncargate and contemplating Duncan Hamilton’s excellent biography of local hero Harold Larwood.   1,642 more words

From "Lady Chatterley's Lover", by DH Lawrence

“Ours is essentially a tragic age, so we refuse to take it tragically. The cataclysm has happened, we are among the ruins, we start to build up new little habitats, to have new little hopes. 166 more words