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Complete dislocation from everything...

Kathleen behaved well when, some months later, her fiancé was reported missing, presumed killed. Her family not only supported her but were able to praise her courage without stint because they could not regret, as a husband for her, the man they knew almost nothing about. 105 more words


The Last September: Unease at Danielstown

Lois dies not belong at Danielstown. As she ‘trips’ over animal skins and loiters uncertainly in the ante-room, Bowen signals her heroine’s unease and transient existence. 257 more words


Day 1

Regent’s Park – Marylebone – Baker Street

 Today’s Route

Inner Circle

Disillusioned with the failure of the Simply Red reunion Mick Hucknall embarks on a new career… 626 more words

Regent's Park

Quotation For Inspiration!

“No object is mysterious. The mystery is your eye.”

– Elizabeth Bowen, The House in Paris, 1935

(Found here on QuoteGarden.com )


Adult Adhd

Herself Into Forms and Colours

If you’re a reader of my blog, you’ll probably know that I have mixed feelings about the biographies of writers. I wonder if knowing about their lives, rather than helping us to understand their work, distances us from it. 1,190 more words


Elizabeth Bowen

Elizabeth Bowen was born in Dublin on this day in 1899(-1973). She was a novelist and short story writer.

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