Tag Archives: Virginia Woolf

On My Bookshelf — March 26th, 2021

Lots of books still On My Bookshelf.  I don’t seem to be getting through as many books as I would like yet so I’m only sharing 8 for the coming month and am hoping to get caught up.  A Top … Continue reading

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Celebration!

A bit of a celebration today! Exactly one year ago today, I made my first post on this blog.  Since then, I’ve published 327 pieces and I’ve only missed one day since Jan. 1st this year.  I am so pleased that … Continue reading

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Letter to My Daughter by Maya Angelou

I’m struck into silent amazement at the wealth of incredible writing I’m discovering.  Amazement not only for the content and extent of it, but that I’ve overlooked it for so many years.  Retirement is truly a wonderful gift that I … Continue reading

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The Voyage Out by Virginia Woolf

I don’t know why I’ve never before read any novels by Virginia Woolf.  I had certainly heard of her, and knew people who read her (or at least quoted her). I never studied her at university. I guess I just never … Continue reading

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100 Women Who Changed The World, a Time Inc. Special

If you had to come up with a list of 100 women who changed the world, who would you choose?  In what field would each have found a voice, an influence?  Would one have cured some dreaded disease? been responsible for raising an incredible … Continue reading

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