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Maine: Hikes and Pie
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Maine: Hikes and Pie

I have been trying to find a way to ease charmingly back into blogging, but I can’t quite figure out how. It feels very strange, to have been gone for so long, there’s this pressure now, much like an unfortunately lapsed thank you note. It all starts innocently enough. You don’t get to it right … Continue reading »

Happy Birthday Marcel Proust
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Happy Birthday Marcel Proust

On this day in 1871, Marcel Proust, arguably the greatest novelist in…..ever…. was born in France. A.S. Byatt, one of my personal heroes, calls him “the novelist she loves most”. Jim Harrison lists his massive work In Search of Lost Time just second to Dostoevsky’s The Possessed in his list of favorites. The great V. Woolf was stunned by … Continue reading »