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Quote of the Day

« Les chefs-d’oeuvre ne sont jamais que des tentatives heureuses. »

“Masterpieces are only lucky attempts.”

~ George Sand

(Artist unknown)

Great Quotes

Ea si El. El si Ea. George Sand, Paul de Musset

        În prima parte a cărții ” Ea și el” este vorba despre  doi îndrăgostiți: Therese și Laurent.

  Therese este o fată misterioasă care îşi ascunde tristul trecut. 806 more words

Carte Ea Si El

Love Creates and Love Ruins

Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin was better known by her pseudonym George Sand, was an extraordinary woman. A remarkable novelist, playwright, and an ardent campaigner of all manner of political reform. 66 more words

Portraits of Women Writers

George Sand, 1875 via wiki

Virginia Woolf  by George Charles Beresford, 1902

via theredlist

Anna de Noailles, 1920′s

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Karen Blixen (Isak Dinesen) by Rie Nissen… 36 more words


Anyone else got 'graphomania'?

I am concerned.

Last week was a quiet one on the Jungle, mainly because I spent most of it buried under wallpaper, paint and flat-pack furniture (doing up eldest son’s room whilst he was away on a school trip). 386 more words


Recent Reads: Lavinia by George Sand

When I was in my late teens/early twenties, and during my first flush of feminism, I came across a book that was to be pivotal in my development as a reader – “Literary Women” by Ellen Moers, a chunky blue volume published by The Women’s Press. 627 more words