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Expect the Unexpected

‘We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.’ E. M. 12 more words

Famous Quotes

Railway station Quote #227

“Railway termini are our gates to the glorious and the unknown. Through them we pass out into adventure and sunshine, to them, alas! we return.”



Book Review – The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton

E. M. Forster once wrote, “One tends to praise a long book because one has gotten through it.” With the greatest of respect to Mr. Forster, I wonder if he’d have expressed that sentiment had he read… 587 more words

Book Reviews

2014 A to Z Challenge: F

E. M. Forster

Wikipedia says,

Edward Morgan Forster OM, CH (1879 – 1970) was an English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist. He is known best for his ironic and well-plotted novels examining class difference and hypocrisy in early 20th-century British society.

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Quote of the day, April 3

E.M. Forster, on writing

“Life is easy to chronicle, but bewildering to practice.”


Learning new things

Last month, I completed item 13 on my list by finally doing something my lovely friend Bec and I have been planning, and failing to get around to, for years; I took my first surf lesson! 1,033 more words