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Coming Up On Vulpes Libris

Autumn is definitely on its way at last, after summer fooled us for a day or three in September. Time to curl up on the sofa with the proverbial good book, and as ever the Bookfoxes are here to help! 159 more words

Friday Favorites -- Don Marquis

Don Marquis

Donald Robert Perry Marquis (mar-kwis; July 29, 1878 in Walnut, Illinois – December 29, 1937 in New York City) was a humorist, journalist, and author. 384 more words

Writing 101

#Idea #Quotes by Don Marquis

An idea isn’t responsible for the people who believe in it.

~Don Marquis

Books

Podcast: Emma Beddington At The Books That Built Me

If you like Emma’s blog, Belgian Waffle, you will fall completely in love with her when she talks about the books she loves – discover why Babar was a banned book in her house and why it was Simone De Beauvoir as much as French ELLE that inspired her passion for Paris and all things French. 29 more words

Authors At The Books That Built Me

#Reading #Quotes by Don Marquis

If you want to get rich from writing, write the sort of thing that’s read by persons who move their lips when they’re reading to themselves. 13 more words

Reading Quotes

"Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose-petal down the Grand Canyon and..."

“Publishing a volume of verse is like dropping a rose-petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.”

– Don Marquis, journalist, author, novelist, poet, newspaper columnist, playwright

Writer

3-Day Quote Challenge, Round 3, Day 2

Thanks again to Ana P. Rose for tagging me into another 3-Day Quote Challenge. Please visit her enchanting site.

Writing a book of poetry is like dropping a rose petal down the Grand Canyon and waiting for the echo.

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