Make of this what you will.
“Famous Literary Drunks & Addicts” (all 46 of ‘em) from LIFE Magazine. Click through to the LIFE site to read the captions (and names, sheesh!) about each author. Thanks to Mike H. for the linkage.
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We’re sure, being the literary wunderkinds that you are, you already knew that April is National Poetry Month, the month when “publishers, booksellers, literary organizations, libraries, schools and poets around the country band together to celebrate poetry and its vital place in American culture.” That’s from the official website of National Poetry Month, www.poets.org, presented by the Academy of American Poets.
While poetry’s “vital place” may sometimes be questionable in these times but you wordsmiths …
What will you read for Read an eBook Week? The future is upon us. Jump aboard.
Yes, yes. The smell of books, reading in the bathtub, writing in the margins, a bookshelf full of books, etc. etc. People will still have that choice and there are some books that simply can’t be replicated digitally. But when faced with a better option, consumers shift extremely quickly.
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