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To the Lighthouse

An Astonishing Novel That Continues to Inspire

Off The Shelf | Posted 10.19.2015 | Books
Off The Shelf

I was mesmerized not only by the gorgeousness of Virginia Woolf's prose but by the fluidity of the narrator's movement, the seamless way my attention was carried from one consciousness to another, the elegant subjectivity of the content.

'The Wanderer': A New Genre of Story Ballet by Jessica Lang

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 08.10.2015 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

Thankfully, with The Wanderer, Jessica Lang Dance gently challenges our egos. The company escapes our 21st-century frenzy for individualism to capture the dominance of nature in Lang's first evening-length work.

How To Have A Virginia Woolf Dinner Party (RECIPES)

Posted 04.23.2014 | Books

The following is an excerpt from The Bloomsbury Cookbook: Recipes for Life, Love, and Art [Thames & Hudosn, $39.95]: In 1908, when she was in her m...

Exercising A Mind-Body Connection | Posted 01.23.2012 | Fifty

Full disclosure: I'm 57 years old, and twenty pounds over weight - and that was fine with me, at least until I caught a glimpse of myself, ambushed by...

Memoryhouse, 'Quiet America'

Posted 10.10.2011 | Home

Memoryhouse's music can soothe like no other. If you've never heard "To the Lighthouse," drop everything and do that right now. Where were we. Oh ...

The 10 Best Literary Picnics

The Observer | Kate Kellaway | Posted 08.31.2011 | Books

In a boat, in the nude, with cold chicken, warm bananas, Mr Knightley or Mole…...

Fictional Feasts: Mouth-Watering Moments Of Literary Gastronomy | Nina MacLaughlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Watch Man Vs. Food before bed and you go to sleep craving French dipped sandwiches and face-sized burgers with cheese injected into the middle of the ...