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One-Liner Wednesday : En Français!

« La plupart des gens trompent parce qu’ils accordent plus d’attention à ce qui leur manque plutôt qu’à ce qu’ils ont déjà. » 

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Daily Life

Hazelnut Financiers

Hazelnuts are a great favorite in my household. Whenever Tom’s Italian wine trips take him to Alba, he brings back shrink-wrapped bags of the prized local variety, already peeled and roasted. 476 more words


August Rodin on Art & Photography ~ #artist #quote

Auguste Rodin by Gertrude Käsebier, 1905

“It is the artist who is truthful and it is photography which lies, for in reality time does not stop, and if the artist succeeds in producing the impression of a movement which takes several moments for accomplishment, his work is certainly much less conventional than the scientific image, where time is abruptly suspended.” 28 more words

Film & Performance

The Three Basic Plaits

Hey Guys! So first off today is the last day that I will be writing on a Wednesday because at the moment my Wednesdays are so full that I hardy had time to do this post! 206 more words


New publication: Women and Trade Unions in France

Based on the thorough examination of French archival sources, this book examines in detail two industries in which women formed the majority of the workforce in France between 1890 and 1914. 201 more words