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never to sell for a sum down

“My father sold the complete rights for one guinea. Boosey, the publisher, made thousands. Sir Charles Stanford, who drew a royalty as the composer, also collected a very large sum. 51 more words


saved me

“That my father is a poet has, at least, saved me from any false reverence for poets.”

— Robert Graves, Goodbye to All That


Day 591: Goodbye to All That

This is my book for the most recent Classics Club Spin! I originally announced that I would post my review a day late, on October 7, but I decided to post it early instead, so as to meet the spin deadline, since Monday, the deadline, is… 371 more words


IFC Buys Paul Schneider's 'Goodbye to All That'

IFC Films has acquired North American rights to comedy-drama “Goodbye to All That” five months after its premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival.

The film is directed by Angus MacLachlan from his own screenplay and stars Paul Schneider, who won the best actor in a narrative feature award at Tribeca. 103 more words


On Writing and Leaving New York

I’m having New York withdrawals. Big time.

Don’t get me wrong. I still think I made the right decision returning back to the midwest, cornfields and all. 377 more words


Longform You Have to Read: Moving to the Country

In a world where you have more options for satisfying your longform reading needs than ever, your friends here at Flavorwire are taking the time once a week to highlight some of the best that journalism has to offer. 727 more words


how where we live changes who we are

“I don’t know why I did that–I hate doing that Yankee accent,” a southern coworker of mine said after imitating a New Yorker. “New Yorkers are the only people who leave a place and then never stop telling you how much better it is than everywhere else.” 460 more words