Lost In Austen: ‘Emma’

It’s always good to get familiar with the women from whom your name derives.

“Silly things do cease to be silly if they are done by sensible people in an impudent way.”

“I always deserve the best treatment because I never put up with any other.”

Surviving Through Word: Anne Frank

Anne Frank penned her last diary entry 70 years ago.

“As I write my sorrows disappear and my courage is reborn.”

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.”
Emma Marie Horn Photography Anne Frank

“Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction.”

The words she never thought anyone would have any interest in ready, continue to be read by generations.

The girl who dreamed of becoming a journalist, wrote one of the most enduring pieces of work the world has ever known.

Heroic Origins: Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman is all about honesty. If more people had her love of honesty, this would certainly be a different world.

Emma Marie Horn Photography Wonder Woman

 

 

 

Danger In Her Eyes: ‘The Book Thief’

“I have hated words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right.”

Emma Marie Horn Photography The Book Thief

“Like most misery, it started with apparent happiness.”

Harper Lee

Harper Lee Appreciation Post on the day she died

“Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing” – Harper Lee

The moon in the night's sky

The night’s sky moon the night before Harper Lee passed.

Give someone a book, they'll read for a day, teach someone to write a book they'll spend their life mired by paralysing self doubt

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