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The Most Exquisite Book Ever?

I’ve just had the pleasure of listening to an audio version of  Virginia Woolf”s (1927) book To the Lighthouse and  have been totally enraptured by it. 26 more words

Most Exquisite Book

Oh, the truth

“Oh, the truth,” she stammered, “the truth has nothing to do with literature,” and sitting down she refused to say another word.”

— Virginia Woolf, Monday or Tuesday

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The Right to Write

‘So, how’s it going?’
‘I’m writing a novel.’
‘Yes, me neither.’
The frustration of having neither the time nor the energy to write. I’m doing a full-time job that involves evening and Sunday commitments. 229 more words

Journal Juice

“The art of writing is the art of discovering what you believe.”
Gustave Flaubert

Just recently a wise friend and mentor shared an interesting experience: She decided to go through some of her old journals and pull out any snippets of insight or reflections that she felt might be helpful to her today. 352 more words

Estoy segura de que, de nuevo, me vuelvo loca

<<Decidí que yo misma compraría las flores>>

Esta ha sido la filosofía de Virginia Woolf desde que fue capaz de forjarse una corriente de pensamiento, controversial para la década de los 20 y los 30, premonitorias en la actualidad.

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