Bookshop "Le Bal des Ardents" in Lyon, France.  Via Isaius (flickr)

o arco da Livraria “Le Bal des Ardents”. the entrance arch of “Le Bal des Ardents” bookstore.

Library and art collage

Library and art collage - would love to add floor to ceiling, wall to wall bookshelves in the bonus room. Also love the floor to ceiling gallery wall.


22 unused fireplace ideas - use it as a storage space, create personal gallery, bookcase, create shelves, put a log in the fireplace etc.

must have

By the amazingly funny and talented Natalya Lobanova. This book should be written for me!

This Week's Writing Prompts 02.17

Reminds me of simple versus easy. How do you write a book? Simple, you write until you're finished. Will it be easy? Twenty-four quotes that will inspire you to write more.

Classics in cloth

Penguin Classic’s list of “100 Classic Books You Must Read Before You Die”

Penguin Classics list of 100 Classic Books You Must Read Before You Die I am embarrassed to admit Ive only read 13 of them.

Emily Bronte

Be with me always--take any form--drive me mad! Only do not leave me in this abyss, where I cannot find you! Emily Bronte / Wuthering Heights OMG, one of my favorite movies of all time!

Shakespeare and Co bookshop in Paris! Le sigh

Shakespeare & Company, Paris, France My dream room, with a more comfy chair and a blanket.maybe a bay window.

The Vanishing act of Esme Lennox by Maggie O'Farrell

2012 - The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox, Maggie O'Farrell. Not the jolliest of reads, but gripping.

5,000 books pouring out of a building.

Artist Alicia Martin's tornado of books shoot out a window like a burst of water from a giant hose. The Spain-based artist's sculptural installation at Casa de America, Madrid depicts a cavalcade of books streaming out of the side of a building.

secret door props

Hidden rooms with awesome doors. Hidden rooms with awesome doors. Hidden rooms with awesome doors.