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The Great Gatsby (2013)

If you read my book review on the same title, you will know that despite my unusual start to The Great Gatsby I enjoyed it immensely. 434 more words

Film Reviews

Quote of the day: F. Scott Fitzgerald

This unlikely story begins on a sea that was a blue dream, as colorful as blue-silk stockings, and beneath a sky as blue as the irises of children’s eyes. 99 more words


Cleaning out the desk

“For what it’s worth: It’s never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you’re proud of, and if you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start over.”  – F.

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On The Job


suddenly he was inside the radius of her perfume and kissing her breathlessly.

- f. scott fitzgerald, first blood

Caught Between

The Golden Ticket

They don’t call them “newsagents” here, but that smell is the same – that shockingly dusky smell that is always tinged with cigars and nicotine and the promise of what is inside the cheerful wrapper pallette spread in front of too close fingers. 625 more words

New York

Home Away From Home : F. Scott Fitzgerald Suite

The Fitzgerald Suite in New York City’s Plaza Hotel was designed by the Oscar winning costume and production designer Catherine Martin of 2013’s The Great Gatsby  85 more words


Wednesday Wisdom: F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.”

F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

It’s so easy to look at fall as a season of ending and decay. 121 more words