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Music review: Capricho Arabe

A guitar concert in a 16th century church, announced months in advance, – yet an audience seemed not welcome. After crossing a busy road, tape cordoned off practically the complete pavement. 934 more words


poets I'm reading: Dorothy Parker

A selection of short and not necessarily sweet poems by the redoubtable Dorothy Parker.

Unfortunate Coincidence

By the time you swear you’re his,

Shivering and sighing, 168 more words


The Dream Lover by Elizabeth Berg - Book Review

First of all, in the interest of honesty, I have to say that I am a huge Elizabeth Berg fan. I love each and every one of her books, and believe that she is a wonderful writer. 310 more words

Book Reviews

weekend quote:

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.

-George Sand


Review: The Dream Lover

  • Author: Elizabeth Berg
  • ISBN: 9780812993158
  • Publisher: Random House
  • Genre: Historical Fiction

I received this book from the publisher through Netgalley in exchange for an honest review. 436 more words


Describe it no. 12

Four countries, four languages, ten days

Four countries in ten days.  Four languages in ten days.  English, German, Spanish, French.  I’m fluent in one, fluentish in another, a student of the third and a master of one week’s self-education in the fourth.  527 more words


a more useful and healthy book

“Art is not a study of positive reality, it is a quest for ideal truth, and the Vicar of Wakefield was a more useful and healthy book for the mind than the Paysan Perverti or the Liaisons Dangereuses.” 6 more words