Virginia Woolf once wrote, "A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction." It comesfrom her essay "A Room of One's Own," which I read during the Columbia summer writing program, I think. I don't have a writing room of my own yet, but I have been dreaming of … Continue reading A Corner Of One’s Own
"We have always found the Irish a bit odd. They refuse to be English."- Winston Churchill "This is one race of people for whom psychoanalysis is of no use whatsoever."- Sigmund Freud (speaking about the Irish) "Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy." -William Butler … Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day
I ask you though, when is it not National Book Week in my world?One day, I'll post pictures of my writing corner--including the rather precarious pile of books located on a convenient shelf--but for now, 'tis about my research.If you're at all interested (and don't mind being spoiled--it's going to a while before this one's … Continue reading It’s National Book Week, apparently.
I, as an avid David Cook fan, began following his bandmates. Their band, MWK, was a staple of my iPod. I started listening to them again recently--and came across something I remember vaguely reading about a while ago on Twitter.That is a link to a sampler of MWK's acoustic album, The Sanctuary Live Sessions, which … Continue reading New(ish) Music Tuesday