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Enlivening Emily

Today, July 30, is the divine Emily Bronte’s birthday. What a gift she is to the world — her fire, her compassion, her poetry, and the sublime and stormy Wuthering Heights! Gems from Emily to enliven us all: “Whatever our … Continue reading

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Ripening Reading

When cartoonist and author Roz Chast was asked to name five books she’d never part with or would take with her on a desert island, here’s her response: Anna Karenina Tender is the Night and The Great Gatsby The Magic … Continue reading

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Easy Reading

“The better the writer, the easier it looks.” Victor Hugo “Easy reading is damn hard writing.” Nathaniel Hawthorne I love these two quotes! Between them lies the place of tension where creation takes place. Think of any writer you adore. … Continue reading

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