http://www.famousauthors.org THE DIARY OF ANAIS NIN VOLUME SIX 1955-1966 “All of Paris is caressable, La ville caresse, la ville caressante, with its outer life all grace and wit, at heart a mystic lover, a philosopher, a man of taste. In its ancient decor, it is always youthful because its source of life is inner, and […]
SANTA FE, NM. LAST NIGHT AT LA POSADA, the hotel across the street from where I live, I cushioned myself fireside to read the newspaper. The circle of conversation across from me was loud enough to hear and so I listened. ” The rental rates of vacation rentals has skyrocketed. We have a vacation rental […]
Fans of England and France united to sing a defiant rendition of the French national anthem at Wembley four days after the Paris attacks.
Prince William and David Cameron were among 71,223 people in the stadium as La Marseillaise rang out ahead of a minute’s silence to remember the 129 people who died.
England fans held aloft a mosaic of the French flag during the anthem.
Armed police stood guard at the stadium throughout the day after three suicide bombers attacked areas outside the Stade de France during the French national team’s last game on Friday.
It is the first time armed police have patrolled an English football match.
The oaks and elm trees are almost naked; butterscotch leaves are face down, like half eaten lollipops. Lurching in the east; a mass of thick charcoal clouds without any wind to push them towards us. This outdoor stillness and the hum of my refrigerator are subtle signals of the approaching hand of winter. The silence […]