August 21, 2014

August 17, 2014

petrichorelmosolyodni: Reading in the park.
Salem’s Lot, Stephen King.

petrichorelmosolyodni: Reading in the park.

Salem’s Lot, Stephen King.

August 12, 2014

Robin Williams in One Hour Photo (Mark Romanek, 2002)
submitted by poldoyovsky

Robin Williams in One Hour Photo (Mark Romanek, 2002)

submitted by poldoyovsky

August 9, 2014

nhornby: At the beach with Junot Díaz.

August 6, 2014

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - L.Frank Baum (Chalkover 2014)
by Nicola Ferrarese tifacciounmurocosi on Tumblr

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - L.Frank Baum (Chalkover 2014)

by Nicola Ferrarese tifacciounmurocosi on Tumblr

August 3, 2014

thenightingaletune: Literary Leaning Tower

thenightingaletune: Literary Leaning Tower

July 31, 2014

July 30, 2014

mmsenterprise: I loved the decor inside of Earl of Sandwich @ Downtown Disney, Anaheim, CA.

mmsenterprise: I loved the decor inside of Earl of Sandwich @ Downtown Disney, Anaheim, CA.

July 30, 2014
stillrowing7:
(John Light as Oberon and Matthew Tennyson as Puck, 2013 Globe Theatre production, directed by Dominic Dromgoole)
Ten Books that have stayed with me (in the order that I encountered them):
(This sets aside the Bible and The Book of Common Prayer —and OK I cheated, so sue me):


The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (really! — I was all of 12 at the time)


Shakespeare,  A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Hamlet, and The Tempest


Pascal, Pensées


George Herbert, The Temple


T. S. Eliot, The Wasteland, Ash Wednesday, The Four Quartets


Dostoevsky, Brothers Karamazov (or Karamazov Brothers, pace Ignat Avsey)


Kierkegaard, Fear and Trembling, and The Sickness Unto Death


Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Letters and Papers from Prison


Simone Weil, Forms of the Implicit Love of God


Austin Farrer, Reflective Faith: Essays on Philosophical Theology


Evelyn Waugh, Brideshead Revisited


Flannery O’Connor, The Complete Stories (especially “Revelation” and “Parker’s Back”)


Marilynne Robinson, Gilead

stillrowing7:

(John Light as Oberon and Matthew Tennyson as Puck, 2013 Globe Theatre production, directed by Dominic Dromgoole)

Ten Books that have stayed with me (in the order that I encountered them):

(This sets aside the Bible and The Book of Common Prayer —and OK I cheated, so sue me):

  1. The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (really! — I was all of 12 at the time)
  2. Shakespeare,  A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Hamlet, and The Tempest
  3. Pascal, Pensées
  4. George Herbert, The Temple
  5. T. S. Eliot, The Wasteland, Ash Wednesday, The Four Quartets
  6. Dostoevsky, Brothers Karamazov (or Karamazov Brothers, pace Ignat Avsey)
  7. Kierkegaard, Fear and Trembling, and The Sickness Unto Death
  8. Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Letters and Papers from Prison
  9. Simone Weil, Forms of the Implicit Love of God
  10. Austin Farrer, Reflective Faith: Essays on Philosophical Theology
  11. Evelyn Waugh, Brideshead Revisited
  12. Flannery O’Connor, The Complete Stories (especially “Revelation” and “Parker’s Back”)
  13. Marilynne Robinson, Gilead

July 28, 2014

The old man and the sea - E. Hemingway (Chalkover 2014)
by Nicola Ferrarese tifacciounmurocosi on Tumblr

The old man and the sea - E. Hemingway (Chalkover 2014)

by Nicola Ferrarese tifacciounmurocosi on Tumblr