F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby (x)
❝ G A T S B Y turned out all right at the end; it is what preyed on Gatsby, what foul dust floated in the wake of his dreams that temporarily closed out my interest in the abortive sorrows and short-winded elations of men.
by Emily Dove
March 8th is International Women’s Day and here are some books to celebrate.
.. And never was Shakespeare more wrong than when he had Cassius note, ‘The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars/But in ourselves’.
The Fault In Our Stars
Happy 116th Birthday, F. Scott Fitzgerald
(September 24, 1896 - December 21, 1940)
“The history of my life is the history of the struggle between an overwhelming urge to write and a combination of circumstances bent on keeping me from it.”