Author Archives: RL

The Song of the Stars by Clark Ashton Smith

 From the final reach of the upper night To the nether darks where the comets die, From the outmost bourn of the reigns of light To the central gloom of the midmost sky, In our mazeful gyres we fly. And … Continue reading

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The Naming of Cats in TS Eliot’s Own Voice

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Margaret Atwood’s Creative Process

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Happy Birthday, Myrtle Reed!

Today is author, Myrtle Reed’s birthday! First a quick bit from the wikipedia, then on to quotes. From Wikipedia: Myrtle Reed (September 27, 1874 – August 17, 1911) was an American author, poet, journalist, and philanthropist. She wrote a number of bestsellers … Continue reading

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Unguarded Gates by Thomas Bailey Aldrich

WIDE open and unguarded stand our gates, Named of the four winds, North, South, East, and West; Portals that lead to an enchanted land Of cities, forests, fields of living gold, Vast prairies, lordly summits touched with snow, Majestic rivers … Continue reading

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Quotes About Hidden Things

“I don’t like the idea of being surrounded by hidden things; people you can’t see in buildings and cars.” -Will Oldham “Most people have come to prefer certain of lifes experiences and deny and reject others, unaware of the value … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Ray Bradbury

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