James Thurber’s’s short stories that take place in his Columbus, OH home taught me that home can be a funny place and worth writing about.
Literary Character Statue
Alice Through the Lincoln Tunnel: A Bibliophile in NYC
“But I don’t want to go among mad people,” Alice remarked. “Oh, you can’t help that,” said the Cat: “we’re all mad here. I’m mad. You’re mad.” “How do you know I’m mad?” said Alice. “You must be,” said the Cat, “or you wouldn’t have come here.” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland To be…
Literary Destination: A Bear Called Paddington
Hopped up on caffeine from the piping hot English Breakfast Tea I’d readily accepted from the airline steward with a sexy British accent, I was wide awake. Rather than sleep on the plane, I’d instead chosen to spend the early hours of the morning watching the live action Paddington Bear movie and sipping black tea poured from an actual tea kettle being carried down the plane isle.
London for Lost Boys & Other Fans of Peter Pan
Visit Peter Pan statues in London’s Kensington Garden and the Bloomsbury neighborhood, as well as the former site of the author’s house.