Monthly Archives: May 2011

Quickie book recommendations #1

I’ve been reading a lot lately and here is a short list of books I’d recommend: By the Book (Scarlett Parrish) Daniel Cross. That’s all I need to say. Fatal Affair (Marie Force) Fantastic romantic suspense, set in Washington, D.C. … Continue reading

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Movie: Copie conforme (Certified Copy)

Copie conforme (Certified Copy) stars French actress Juliette Binoche, perhaps best known in the English world for her role in The English Patient, or the foodie-romance Chocolat, and British operatic baritone William Shimell. James Miller is an English writer of … Continue reading

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Art: Rodin’s ‘La Porte de l’Enfer’ (Gates of Hell)

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The Unabashed Francophile Post, Part 7: Movies set in Paris

Sometimes I get a little homesick for Paris. Strange, considering I’ve only been there once, and that was some time ago. But, every once in a while I need to watch a film (or two) set in Paris to get … Continue reading

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Art: Edvard Munch’s “Madonna”

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Wednesday Cat Blogging

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The Unabashed Francophile Post, Part 6: Musée d’Orsay

I went to Paris to go to the Musée d’Orsay. Okay, so I went for a few other things as well (food, coffee, Shakespeare & Co. …), but the Musée d’Orsay was first on my list for museums. Though the … Continue reading

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