Category Archives: Pearls

Pearls: Anaïs Nin

“We can alter the chemistry…”

Pearls: Anaïs Nin

“We can alter the chemistry…”

Pearls: Vali Myers

“We lived in the streets, in the cafes, like a pack of mongrel dogs…”

Pearls: Vali Myers

“We lived in the streets, in the cafes, like a pack of mongrel dogs…”

Pearls: Fernando Pessoa

“Life is an experimental journey undertaken involuntarily…”

Pearls: Fernando Pessoa

“Life is an experimental journey undertaken involuntarily…”

Pearls: Violet Trefusis

“Heaven preserve me from littleness and pleasantness and smoothness…”

Pearls: Violet Trefusis

“Heaven preserve me from littleness and pleasantness and smoothness…”

Pearls: Jorge Luis Borges

Who wouldn’t prefer the library to the plaza? Especially three days before Christmas…

Pearls: Jorge Luis Borges

Who wouldn’t prefer the library to the plaza? Especially three days before Christmas…

Pearls: Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

The baroness offers punctuation as unusual as her itinerary

Pearls: Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven

The baroness offers punctuation as unusual as her itinerary

Pearls: Quentin Crisp (Director’s Cut)

“In the beginning was the word. Once we know the words, we are halfway to ruling the world…”

Pearls: Quentin Crisp (Director’s Cut)

“In the beginning was the word. Once we know the words, we are halfway to ruling the world…”

Pearls: Alfred de Musset

“I have spent all this time in the water, diving deep into the howling ocean of life, deeper than anyone…”

Pearls: Alfred de Musset

“I have spent all this time in the water, diving deep into the howling ocean of life, deeper than anyone…”

Pearls: Maurice Bowra

And you thought the Greeks invented it…

Pearls: Maurice Bowra

And you thought the Greeks invented it…