A cultural "omniblog" covering matters literary as well as theatrical, musical, historical, cinematic(al), etc.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
Quote of the Day (Somerset Maugham, on Memorable Parts of Books)
"When I read a book I seem to read it with my eyes only, but
now and then I come across a passage, perhaps only a phrase, which has a
meaning for me, and it becomes part of me." —W. Somerset Maugham, Of Human Bondage (1915)
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand