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    New Directions Book #134 by Christopher Isherwood: A classic of 20th-century fiction, Berlin Stories inspired the Broadway musical and Oscar-winning film Cabaret . First published in the 1930s, The Berlin Stories contains two astonishing related novels, The Last of Mr. Norris and Goodbye to Berlin, which are recognized today as classics...

    The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing - "This ambitious novel has no equal" The Guardian

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    Emily Dickinson Papers - A Set on Flickr

    Georgia O'Keeffe: one of a majority of very early morning risers. Photograph: AP #creativity #earlymorningriser

    William Butler Yeats on Modern Poetry: A Rare 1936 BBC Recording by Maria Popova “Poetry must resemble prose, and both must accept the vocabulary of their time.”

    Times when I wish I were #Prince...who else could show up at the French Open carrying a scepter?

    Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West. This book changes people.

    Virginia Woolf.

    ------- Ithaca by C.P.Kavafy --------- When you set out for Ithaca hope that your journey is a long one full of adventures , full of discoveries. Laistrygonians and Cyclops, angry Poseidon - do not be afraid of You'll never find things like that as long as you keep your thoughts raised high as long as a rare sensation touches your spirit and your body. Laistrygonians and Cyclops, wild Poseidon - you'll never encounter unless you bring them alone inside your souls ...

    Les Dieux ont soif by Anatole France: Adrian Tahourdin awaits a new translation of a novel by the elegant epicurian