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If only we’d stop trying to be happy we’d have a pretty good time. ~ Edith Wharton

A surprisingly warm welcome...

Here is a look inside Edith Wharton’s home. A beautiful and cozy living room. You see the giant mansion that this home is and think that all the furniture will be uncomfortable and the decor beautiful, but cold. 33 more words


A Grand Entrance...

What a beautiful home! Wish it were mine! This was Edith Wharton’s home in the Berkshires. Walking up to it, you feel like you are traveling back in time. 24 more words


And so we unlearned 

how to walk

on two feet

redefined movement

as we left the orderly behind

and entered a land

where trees are not… 37 more words

Creative Writing

Review: The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton

As you can tell from past hauls and past reviews, I am utterly in love with the Penguin English Library collection.  I have my boyfriend to thank for a vast majority of the ones I own, and also an inability to leave any behind when I spot a new one. 1,370 more words

Book Reviews

The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton- A Review

“She had been fashioned to adorn and delight”


Having previously read ‘The Age of Innocence’ for an English essay on marriage, I was already acquainted with Wharton’s ability to analysis New York society through sharp and cutting social commentary. 574 more words

Sharing again this week 😊

Diving in to Share my (your) world….…open up this cloistered life.🌷🦋

Regarding your fridge, is it organized or a mess inside?

I let it get messy and then spend an hour cleaning. 480 more words