Monroe, still reading. “She  was awkward. She couldn’t get  out of her own way. She wasn’t  disciplined, and she was often late…”  -Barbara Stanwych (Costar,  “Clash by Night,” 1952)  Photo by John Florea, 1951 (Reproduced with permission of Melanie and Gwen Florea).

far from the dumb blonde, marilyn monroe was an avid reader and had a library of more than 400 books when she died including tolstoy, freud and james joyce.

john steinbeck, he wrote sitting in an old camper with his smokes and a cup of coffee.

nypl: “ Happy Birthday to John Steinbeck, American writer and author of literature favorites like The Grapes of Wrath, East of Eden, and Of Mice and Men! This photo of him comes from our Berg.

Actor Hugh Grant, born Hugh John Mungo Grant on Sept. 9, 1960, in Hammersmith, London, England

Actor Hugh Grant, born Hugh John Mungo Grant on Sept. in Hammersmith, London, England

♥♥♥♥George H. Harrison♥♥♥♥   ♥♥John W. O. Lennon♥♥   ♥♥Nicola♥♥

George with John & little Nicola (Nikki Hale) on the Magical Mystery Tour bus - September 1967

Spider-Gwen by Salie Chelon

Spider-Gwen (Gwen Stacy) is a fictional superhero appearing in the Marvel Comics…

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