A cultural "omniblog" covering matters literary as well as theatrical, musical, historical, cinematic(al), etc.
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Quote of the Day (Joseph Conrad, on Youth)
“Only a moment; a moment of strength, of romance, of
glamour — of youth!... A flick of sunshine upon a strange shore, the time to
remember, the time for a sigh, and — goodbye! — Night — Goodbye!” —Joseph
Conrad, Youth: A Narrative (1902)
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