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Daily Henry James, continued

“September 1, Guy de Maupassant “It is as difficult to describe an action without glancing at its motive, its moral history, as it is to describe a motive without glancing at its practical consequence.” Show and tell. “September 11, Roderick Hudson, 1875 “The moods of an artist, his exultations and depressions, Rowland had often said… Continue reading Daily Henry James, continued

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The Daily Henry James: A Year of Quotes From the Work of the Master, Part II

So Henry James and Ernest Hemingway, it appears, told of the same message, to have courage. But in this well-done attractive book, a small red paperback, there is also a lot about work, the work of art, mostly. And there is a lot about relationships, as one would expect, also. I want now to type… Continue reading The Daily Henry James: A Year of Quotes From the Work of the Master, Part II