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Marie Corelli: ‘the idol of suburbia'

As Women’s History Month comes to a close I’m posting an excerpt from Wilde’s Women that describes the remarkable and hugely successful Victorian novelist Marie Corelli. 798 more words

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Top Ten Tuesday - Ten Authors I Would Love to Meet

It’s Top Ten Tuesday again, and this week’s topic from the girls at The Broke and The Bookish is causing me some dilemmas! It’s all about meeting authors: authors you want to meet, authors you can’t believe you… 698 more words

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Love and Desire

Two forces tug at your relationship, affecting romance between you and your sweetheart.

Relational therapist Esther Perel calls those forces love and desire.

Love cherishes stability, predictability and security. 277 more words


#SundayMorning: How To Tie A Tie

Apparently Oscar Wilde said it best, along with Boyd’s Morning Coffee.

As I was making a cup of Boyd’s Morning coffee this morning for some odd reason this caught my eye. 205 more words


[Book Review]The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde


Whenever my friends ask which authors are favourite, the list of my favourite authors sometimes has been changed a bit but I always include Oscar Wilde especially for his sharp wit and say ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’ is my favourite among his writings. 1,149 more words

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