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Robert Louis Stevenson.  I loved to read his books in school. Taking me away to a fantasy in another world. But what I love most about him is his little poems I would rehearse in the first grade.

Robert Louis Stevenson. I loved to read his books in school. Taking me away to a fantasy in another world. But what I love most about him is his little poems I would rehearse in the first grade.

"From a very early age, perhaps the age of five or six, I knew that when I grew up I should be a writer. Between the ages of about seventeen and twenty-four I tried to abandon this idea, but I did so with the consciousness that I was outraging my true nature and that sooner or later I should have to settle down and write books."    George Orwell, “Why I Write”

"From a very early age, perhaps the age of five or six, I knew that when I grew up I should be a writer. Between the ages of about seventeen and twenty-four I tried to abandon this idea, but I did so with the consciousness that I was outraging my true nature and that sooner or later I should have to settle down and write books." George Orwell, “Why I Write”

Charles Dickens.  “Hay grandes hombres que hacen a todos los demás sentirse pequeños. Pero la verdadera grandeza consiste en hacer que todos se sientan grandes.”   Todos y cada uno de sus textos.

Charles Dickens. “Hay grandes hombres que hacen a todos los demás sentirse pequeños. Pero la verdadera grandeza consiste en hacer que todos se sientan grandes.” Todos y cada uno de sus textos.

This photo of Charles Dickens was taken in December 1844, during a visit to the United States. He gave public readings of A Christmas Carol in theaters to promote the book, and copies were in high demand.

This photo of Charles Dickens was taken in December 1844, during a visit to the United States. He gave public readings of A Christmas Carol in theaters to promote the book, and copies were in high demand.

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