Our Friday Food for Thought today is from Michelangelo di Lodovico Bunarroti Simoni (1475 - 1564), sculptor, painter, architect, and poet.
Dear Claire, I hope you are fully recovered now and enjoying some early summer sunshine. After a thoroughly wet and chilly spring, the days are finally beginning to warm up here – happily, because it's graduation season! This is the time when commencement speakers share their advice with all those graduates about to embark…
Staircase 9 17's Bookshelf choice for June is The Duke's Children, the last of Anthony Trollope's novels about the Palliser family and their circle. The plot has a dash of Downton Abbey and it's an immersive read, full of engaging characters.
Today's Friday Food for Thought is from Audrey Hepburn (1929 - 1993) Actress, dancer, humanitarian ambassador, and style icon.