“The divine art is the story.”-Isak Dinesen
At Old Man’s Cave, Hocking Hills.
“From the fabric of life novels are made.”-Isabel Allende
There’s nothing quite like watching a silent film in an ornate, old picture-palace, with accompaniment by the world’s best organist playing on the theatre’s original instrument.
You won’t find better silent film audiences anywhere.
The CAPA Summer Movie Series is the longest-running classic film series in the United States and, as far as the powers-that-be know, the world.
We’re blessed to have such an incredible, on-going cultural experience here.
Do you believe in the concept of beach reads? I don’t. Not for me, anyway! My habits are fairly solid year-round.
Things are finally back on-track for me; I had a couple of really light reading months. It feels good to return to normal.
Since 1st July, I’ve finished:
- Women in the Middle Ages: The lives of real women in a vibrant age of transition by Frances and Joseph Gies
I’m almost done with:
- Intellectuals: From Marx and Tolstoy to Sartre and Chomsky by Paul Johnson
- Own It!: Be the Boss of Your Life–at Home and in the Workplace by Tabatha Coffey
- The Who, the What, and the When: 65 Artists Illustrate the Secret Sidekicks of History by Jenny Volvovski, Julia Rothman, and Matt Lamothe
To Be Read by 31st July:
- Buzz: The Life and Art of Busby Berkeley by Jeffrey Spivak
- Grace: A Memoir by Grace Coddington
- The Ultimate Illustrated beats Chronology by Robert Niemi
- HAVOC in its third year by Ronan Bennett
- Movie Icons: Welles by TASCHEN
Which book on your list do you most look forward to reading?
Please share with me in the comments.
“Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.”-George Bernard Shaw
Although I’m not officially celebrating my birthday until next week, I am going to see a Picasso exhibit with my family today. I’ll be back tomorrow. Have a great Sunday!