I was so busy over the weekend, that I didn’t get around to wishing my favorite hometown boy a happy birthday. He was born on 8 December 1894, right here in Columbus.
Here’s a link to my article about the Thurber House (which I now live very close to, incidentally).
GO HERE TO FIND OUT WHY 2019 IS THE YEAR OF THURBER
The French artist was born on 8 December 1864:
Camille Claudel Google Doodle
The doodle is by artist Ichinori.
The Chef requested a homemade cheesecake for his Halloween birthday. I think it turned out alright!
Yesterday was my birthday. Let’s just say that my husband knows me well…
American poet Edwin Arlington Robinson was born on 22 December 1869:
Edwin Arlington Robinson
“Friends: people who borrow my books and set wet glasses on them.”–Edwin Arlington Robinson
Robert Louis Stevenson was born on this day in 1850.
Robert Louis Stevenson by Count Girolamo Nerli (1892). Scottish National Gallery.
“I kept always two books in my pocket, one to read, one to write in.”–Robert Louis Stevenson
Today’s my birthday, so I’ll be away from my computer doing birthday things. See you tomorrow!
Happy birthday to me!
French writer Alphonse de Lamartine was born on 21 October 1790:
Alphonse de Lamartine by Elizabeth Latimer