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"We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for." - - John Keating (Robin Williams) | Jessica made this with Spoken.ly

"We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And the human race is filled with passion. And medicine, law, business, engineering, these are noble pursuits and necessary to sustain life. But poetry, beauty, romance, love, these are what we stay alive for." - - John Keating (Robin Williams) | Jessica made this with Spoken.ly

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Vita Sackville-West, London, 1939, The affair for which Sackville-West is most remembered was with the prominent writer Virginia Woolf in the late 1920s. Woolf wrote one of her most famous novels, Orlando, described by Sackville-West's son Nigel Nicolson as "the longest and most charming love-letter in literature", a biography beginning in the year 1500 and continuing to the present day, called Orlando...

Vita Sackville-West, London, 1939, The affair for which Sackville-West is most remembered was with the prominent writer Virginia Woolf in the late 1920s. Woolf wrote one of her most famous novels, Orlando, described by Sackville-West's son Nigel Nicolson as "the longest and most charming love-letter in literature", a biography beginning in the year 1500 and continuing to the present day, called Orlando...

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I'm Emily, a 19 year old from Surrey studying for a BA in English Literature at the University of...

I'm Emily, a 19 year old from Surrey studying for a BA in English Literature at the University of...

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Mary Shelley 1797-1851 English writer, Shelley  had an unhappy childhood after her mother Mary Wollstonecraft died. Aged 16 she ran away to Europe with the poet Percy Bysshe. One summer they shared a house in Switzerland with othe poets and thinkers including Lord Byron. While there Mary wrote one of the most famous horror stories of al time, about a student called Frankenstein and the terrible monster that he created

Mary Shelley 1797-1851 English writer, Shelley had an unhappy childhood after her mother Mary Wollstonecraft died. Aged 16 she ran away to Europe with the poet Percy Bysshe. One summer they shared a house in Switzerland with othe poets and thinkers including Lord Byron. While there Mary wrote one of the most famous horror stories of al time, about a student called Frankenstein and the terrible monster that he created

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That old lie: "Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori." (It is sweet and fitting to die for one's country.)

That old lie: "Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori." (It is sweet and fitting to die for one's country.)

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A quick writing worksheet for character creation. I use this all the time! | http://eadeverell.com/writing-worksheet-wednesday-quick-character-creator/?utm_content=bufferb64af&utm_medium=social&utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_campaign=buffer

A quick writing worksheet for character creation. I use this all the time! | http://eadeverell.com/writing-worksheet-wednesday-quick-character-creator/?utm_content=bufferb64af&utm_medium=social&utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_campaign=buffer

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