The Daily Routines of Famous Writers | Brain Pickings

The Daily Routines of Great Writers

The Daily Routines of Famous Writers | Brain Pickings

An open page of the actual diary of Anne Frank. Never doubt the power of the written word !

An open page of the actual diary of Anne Frank. Never doubt the power of the written word !

Diary of Anne Frank: Copies of Anne Frank's diaries are on display at the Anne Frank museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo Credit: ADE JOHNSON/epa/Corbis)

Diary of Anne Frank: Copies of Anne Frank's diaries are on display at the Anne Frank museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo Credit: ADE JOHNSON/epa/Corbis)

"Georges Sand" born Amantine Lucille Aurore Dupin (later Baroness Dudevant) on July 1,1804 and died June 8,1876.  She was a French novelist  and  memoirist.

"Georges Sand" born Amantine Lucille Aurore Dupin (later Baroness Dudevant) on July 1,1804 and died June 8,1876. She was a French novelist and memoirist.

Imagination Diana Vreeland  Finally someone validates it...

Imagination Diana Vreeland Finally someone validates it...

Deborah Mitford, Duchess of Devonshire,

Deborah Mitford, Duchess of Devonshire,

Amantine (also "Amandine") Lucile Aurore Dupin, later Baroness (French: baronne) Dudevant (1 July 1804–8 June 1876), best known by her pseudonym GEORGE SAND was a French novelist and memoirist. She is known primarily for her so-called rustic novels, which drew their chief inspiration from her lifelong love of the countryside and sympathy for the poor.

Amantine (also "Amandine") Lucile Aurore Dupin, later Baroness (French: baronne) Dudevant (1 July 1804–8 June 1876), best known by her pseudonym GEORGE SAND was a French novelist and memoirist. She is known primarily for her so-called rustic novels, which drew their chief inspiration from her lifelong love of the countryside and sympathy for the poor.

Virginia Clay-Clopton (1825–1915) was an American memoirist and political hostess in Alabama and Washington, DC. She was also known as Virginia Tunstall, Virginia Clay, and Mrs. Clement Claiborne Clay. She was one of a number of Southern women whose memoirs published at the turn of the 20th century became part of the public discourse about the war; her book was recommended by the United Daughters of the Confederacy to its membership.

Virginia Clay-Clopton (1825–1915) was an American memoirist and political hostess in Alabama and Washington, DC. She was also known as Virginia Tunstall, Virginia Clay, and Mrs. Clement Claiborne Clay. She was one of a number of Southern women whose memoirs published at the turn of the 20th century became part of the public discourse about the war; her book was recommended by the United Daughters of the Confederacy to its membership.

My Favorite Things: Maira Kalman’s Illustrated Catalog of Unusual Objects, Memories, and Delight | Brain Pickings

My Favorite Things: Maira Kalman’s Illustrated Catalog of Unusual Objects, Memories, and Delight

My Favorite Things: Maira Kalman’s Illustrated Catalog of Unusual Objects, Memories, and Delight | Brain Pickings

12 Memoir Books Every Girl Needs To Read Before She Turns 18

12 Memoir Books Every Girl Needs To Read Before She Turns 18

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