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Spreading the light

Today’s photo is an image of candle in a mirror box taken by Joel Motylinsky (on Flickr).

There are two ways of spreading light, to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it (Edith Wharton)


Sylvia by Leonard Michaels and Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton

Sylvia by Leonard Michaels and Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton:

I found myself with a bit more time on my hands and picked up these two slim-line novels. 561 more words

Dam Bitches

Poetry at the Post: The Blonde Sonata, Anita Loos & Edith Wharton in Washington DC

Update: Check out the Edith Wharton Writer-in-Residence Program here. Deadline August 31, 2015. 

The Blonde Sonata
by John Frederick Nimms

The waitress in the tavern brought me down. 425 more words


Meet the Register's Andrew Logue

Andrew Logue covers Des Moines’ minor league sports, Northern Iowa and Drake. He is approaching his 20th anniversary at the Register, but is still clinging to his Kansas City-area roots. 562 more words


If you want something doing, ask Edith Wharton

Edith Wharton, best known for her novel ‘Ethan Frome’, was one hell of a woman. Born in New York in 1862 to affluent parents, her equally affluent and well-to-do marriage didn’t work out, and she realised there was no hope of salvaging it, she found herself living in France. 246 more words


Spinster: Making a Life of One's Own - Kate Bolick

Author: Kate Bolick
Rating: 4.6 Stars
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Where to buy: Amazon | BN | Strand

When you hear the word “spinster,” what first comes to mind? 692 more words

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