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Tender Buttons [A Light in the Moon] by Gertrude Stein

A light in the moon the only light is on Sunday. What was the sensible decision. The sensible decision was that notwithstanding many declarations and more music, not even notwithstanding the choice and a torch and a collection, notwithstanding the celebrating hat and a vacation and even more noise than cutting, notwithstanding Europe and Asia and being overbearing, not even notwithstanding an elephant and a strict occasion, not even withstanding more cultivation and some seasoning, not even with drowning and with the ocean being encircling, not even with more likeness and any cloud, not even with terrific sacrifice of pedestrianism and a special resolution, not even more likely to be pleasing. 65 more words

Poetry

An Afternoon in Paris: Shakespeare and Company

In the week we stayed in Milly-la-Foret for our climbing holiday (read more here), I had to insist on a day in the capital. Paris means many things to different people. 461 more words

10 Years of Celebrating Female Achievements

By Rebecca O’Brien   Bluestocking Editor 2017-18

Since we began publishing online ten years ago Bluestocking has celebrated many different influential female figures in history and the present day. 715 more words

Contemporary

Reflections on Gertrude Stein's "Tender Buttons"

Reflections on Gertrude Stein’s Tender Buttons

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A little lingering lion and a Chinese chair, all the handsome cheese which is stone, all of it and a choice, a choice of a blotter. 866 more words

Mối quan hệ yêu - ghét với những dấu ngắt câu

Hãy đối mặt với sự thật: viết lách không phải một hành động tự nhiên. Tổ tiên chúng ta bắt đầu nói trong khoảng từ hai triệu năm tới 50.000 năm trước, nhưng chỉ mới viết cách đây 5.000 năm. 3,294 more words

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Tender Buttons [A Plate] by Gertrude Stein

A PLATE.

An occasion for a plate, an occasional resource is in buying and how soon does washing enable a selection of the same thing neater. 241 more words

Poetry