D. H. Lawrence

On seeing the Cézannes at the Vancouver Art Gallery

All these years, I have walked by Cézanne’s paintings without really seeing a thing.

Scottish penicillin

“I got the blues thinking of the future,” said D.H. Lawrence, “so I left off and made some marmalade. It’s amazing how it cheers one up to shred oranges and scrub the floor.” Marmalade is...