A kiss is still a kiss (2013)

Published on 04/13/13 at 09:09:42 pm using 196 words.
To mark April 13th, Kiss day, a little something I’ve only just become acquainted with that definitely gets it right. Thank you, Margaret Mitchell. Before she could withdraw her mind from its far places, his arms were around her, as sure and hard… more »

Published on October 16th, 1847: Jane Eyre

Published on 10/16/12 at 12:05:31 pm using 167 words.
165 years of Janeā€¦ …and a snapshot of my beloved copy of Jane Eyre (purchased in 1995 for US$3.50 at Bookstar in West L.A., CA) ♥ more »

Ringwald, Writing, Audio Books and Ryan

Published on 08/26/12 at 10:40:00 pm using 868 words.
One thing leads to another and another in my brain faster than most people can keep up. I can barely keep up myself. Recently, a link on my Facebook newsfeed to a piece written by Molly Ringwald for the New York Times about her experience writing and… more »

2011 Festival do Rio: Take Shelter

Published by Iris in Inspired by, Movies, Books, Characters, Screen Shots,
Published on 10/23/11 at 10:24:28 am using 1148 words.
We’re made of instincts that are inherently ambivalent. All of that which constitutes life, our daily impressions of people and their doings, our speculations as to what may or may not be transpiring in the distant planets, the parallel universes… more »

First Words, Last Words and a Title

Published by Iris in Books,
Published on 10/15/11 at 02:32:58 pm using 46 words.
‘Among other things,’ like ‘You never know,’ (3-word combinations that leave a whole lot to the imagination) never fail to spark my interest. more »

At long last... sneakers

Published by Iris in Photography, Books, 'Sillitudes', LUMIX, FZ-35, Photoshop,
Published on 09/19/11 at 09:22:15 pm using 30 words.
Sneakers purchased finally on this 19th of September, 2011 AD more »

iPod Photo Apps: Pixlr-o-matic (#5)

Published by Iris in Photography, Books, LUMIX, DMC-TZ3, iPod / iPhone Apps,
Published on 09/13/11 at 11:19:09 am using 21 words.

Random Quote of the Day - August 1st, 2011

Published by Iris in Favorite Quotes / Passages, Books,
Published on 08/01/11 at 12:52:29 pm using 269 words.
I felt like a racehorse in a world without race tracks or a champion college footballer suddenly confronted by Wall Street and a business suit, his days of glory shrunk to a little gold cup on his mantel with a date engraved on it like the date on a… more »

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