where the writers are

Favorite Books

Translations of Daoist classics by Thomas Cleary. Translations of Chinese poetry by Bill Porter. Sherlock Holmes. The Journals of H.D.Thoreau, novels of Le Fanu, currently reading Ann Radcliffe and Marie Corelli.

What I'm Reading

The Victorian Translation of China: James Legge's Oriental Pilgrimage by Norman J. Girardot.

Favorite Authors

Henry David Thoreau, Meister Eckhart, Hildegard of Bingen, the Brontes, John Blofeld, Sheridan LeFanu


Bible (KJV), Keats, Thoreau, Chinese fairy tales as related by John Blofeld.

Linda Holt’s Bookmarks