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“So long as you write what you wish to write, that is all that matters; and whether it matters for ages or only for hours, nobody can say.” 8 more words

Everyday Stories

Everyday Stories
By Rachel Bowlby
Oxford University Press – £14.99

As the promotional material puts it: ‘Have you thought about how much of life goes missing from your memory? 364 more words

Miscellaneous

Lauren Elkin, Flâneuse (2016)

Lauren Elkin has created a mostly literary, but also covering the work of female filmmakers and artists, introduction to the female version of the very French figure of the  447 more words

Review of A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf

A Room of One’s Own is an essay by Virginia Woolf, based on a series of lectures she gave at women’s colleges in the 1920s.  The book is a fascinating look into the world of women in literature in the early 20th century.  530 more words

Book Reviews

Today's quote : dining

One cannot think well, love well, sleep well if one has not dined well – Virginia Woolf

Oh… the pleasure of ‘dining’… don’t you just love that word so much more than the plain ‘eating’ ?! 232 more words

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Quote #68: Virginia Woolf--"Arrange whatever pieces..."

“Arrange whatever pieces come your way.”

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)