Sheldrake Press

Sheldrake Press

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“A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading.” – William Styron

“A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading.” – William Styron

“I’m not an extraordinary worker, I’m an extraordinary daydreamer. I exceed all my fantasies—even that of writing.” ― Blaise Cendrars

“I’m not an extraordinary worker, I’m an extraordinary daydreamer. I exceed all my fantasies—even that of writing.” ― Blaise Cendrars

“Shut your eyes and see.” ― James Joyce

“Shut your eyes and see.” ― James Joyce

The first volume of Don Quixote by Miguel Cervantes was published on this day in 1605. Here is a 1902 W. Heath Robinson take on Don.

The first volume of Don Quixote by Miguel Cervantes was published on this day in 1605. Here is a 1902 W. Heath Robinson take on Don.

"You cannot find peace by avoiding life." - Virginia Woolf

"You cannot find peace by avoiding life." - Virginia Woolf

“Read, read, read. Read everything -- trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You will absorb it.” ― William Faulkner

“Read, read, read. Read everything -- trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You will absorb it.” ― William Faulkner

“In any case you mustn't confuse a single failure with a final defeat.”  ― F. Scott Fitzgerald, Tender is the Night

“In any case you mustn't confuse a single failure with a final defeat.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald, Tender is the Night

“Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul." - Vladimir Nabokov

“Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul." - Vladimir Nabokov