People reading & dreaming

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Reading is the sole means by which we slip, involuntarily, often helplessly, into another’s skin, another’s voice, another’s soul. - Joyce Carol Oates
reading in The Netherlands

"Must be a good book," Dec 2012 © Aude (Photographer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)love this!

By Chicago nanny Vivian Maier

Through the Nanny’s Eyes

Chicago nanny Vivian Maier left behind negatives of her amazing photographs. Black and White Image

What board? Pets? People reading? Both.

"Compulsory Education" or "The Reading Lesson" -- by Charles Burton Barber…

lana turner, 1930s

5 Pieces That Defined 1930s Fashion

Lana Turner, at age reading in her first speaking role, They Won’t Forget In a small Southern town, Mary Clay (Turner) and her friend go for a soda after school. Mary discovers she has.

Mujer Leyendo, Alberto Rafols Culleres (1892-1986)

Albert Ràfols-Casamada (Spain, Oil on canvas. Ràfols-Casamada was a Catalan painter, poet and art teacher involved in the vanguard movements of his time. He is considered one of the most important, multifaceted Catalan artists of his time.

WWII. 19th August 1944: A woman sitting and reading on the beach at Bournemouth, England, surrounded by barbed wire.  // Photo by Leonard McCombe/Picture Post/Getty Images

August A woman sitting and reading on the beach at Bournemouth, surrounded by barbed wire. Original Publication: Picture Post - 1965 - Seaside Takes Off Its War Paint - pub. 1944 (Photo by Leonard McCombe/Picture Post/Getty Images)

Marilyn Monroe comfortably reading

Brainy Beauty In a New York restaurant in Monroe immerses herself in a book while reclining on a cozy couch. While known for her dumb-blonde roles, she was in fact very well-read.

by Joseph Lorusso

"A Relaxing Read" - Limited Editions - All Artwork - Joseph Lorusso - Tara Drew Gallery