megzam: weirdvintage: Mystery writer Agatha Christie with her surf board “Fred” in 1922. She was one of the earliest Britons to master stand-up surfing while visiting Hawaii. (via Retronaut) OH MY LOVE.
Elizabeth Jane Howard: Im 90. Writing is what gets me up in the morning She spurned Cecil Day-Lewis, divorced Kingsley Amis and was duped by a conman lover. But it was as a single woman that Elizabeth Jane Howard flourished as a novelist. And now she has written part five of her revered Cazalet series…
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Portrait of Mystery Novelist Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie and her books. Although I'm partial towards floor-to-ceiling bookcases, if only for aesthetic purposes, I have to remind myself that low bookcases are friendlier towards five-foot me.
Laura Ingalls Wilder