Quote of the Day: Robert Louis Stevenson

Sorry to have been gone so long, everyone. I'm in the midst of my last semester in college, and am busier than ever. So, for now, here's a quick Quote of the Day to hold you over until I get the time to sit down and pound out a whole post. So here goes: "For [...]

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Quote of the Day: D. H. Lawrence

Food for thought: “When we get out of the glass bottle of our ego and when we escape like the squirrels in the cage of our personality and get into the forest again, we shall shiver with cold and fright. But things will happen to us so that we don’t know ourselves. Cool, unlying life [...]

Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day

Here's a quote of the day for you travel-lovers to enjoy. I'll likely post these every so often, when I don't have time to write a full post, but want to communicate with you guys. So, the first of many Quote of the Days: “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” --Mark Twain p.s. [...]

A Year in the World: Journeys of A Passionate Traveller by Frances Mayes

A Year in the World: Journeys of A Passionate Traveller by Frances Mayes

Every novel Frances Mayes has written immediately whisks you away, and A Year in the World: Journeys of A Passionate Traveller is no exception. Mayes' descriptions of traveling along coastal Europe kept me in a dream state, imagining only the vibrant colors, beautiful cities, and vivid flavors she described. But what impressed me the most is her capacity to describe [...]