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HermPrinCom: Virginia Woolf’s Consciousness of Reality

Ofq_7: She wanted many more things than the love of one human being— the sea, the sky. — virginia woolf

TDefeatist: Johnny & Amber would be tragically brilliant in a remake of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf.

jblikesmovies: who would be your personal Best Actress choice from the 1966 Oscar lineup? Anouk Aimee, A MAN AND A WOMAN Ida Kaminska, THE SHOP ON MAIN STREET Lynn Redgrave, GEORGY GIRL Vanessa Redgrave, MORGAN Elizabeth Taylor, WHO's AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?

liviagracettv: virginia woolf was a lovejoy stan confirmed

CoyoteV: If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell it about other people. ~ Virginia Woolf

Scruton_Quotes: "Great writer though she was, Virginia Woolf was part of the revenge that modern England took on its past – the revenge of an educated class which has lost its attachment to the land and begun to dance to the rhythms of the city" On Hunting

saracantadorr: 3 of 5 stars to Hacia el sur by Virginia Woolf

6thfret: Episode 8 is up. This set of books:- Mrs Dalloway, Virginia Woolf Wedding Night, Sophie Kinsella XTC Song Stories, Neville Farmer. I Capture The Castle, Dodie Smith. Paradise, Toni Morrison. Other books are mentioned.

sirensong1208: The history of men’s opposition to women’s emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of emancipation itself. Virginia Woolf, A Room of One’s Own A bit on the nose at the moment.

johnstonglenn: OTD in 1918 Virginia Woolf wrote to Harriet Weaver: "We have read the chapters of Mr Joyce's novel with great interest, and we wish that we could offer to print it. But the length is an insuperable difficulty to us.... I have told my servants to send the MS back to you"

WentzelMLombard: My first stream-of-consciousness blog post. I talk about Virginia Woolf and Lady Gaga, among others.

johnstonglenn: American writer and critic Frederic Prokosch was born OTD in 1908. His memoir Voices recounts a fascinating conversation with James Joyce about Virginia Woolf and the stream of consciousness. However, according to biographer Robert Greenfield, most of Voices is pure fantasy.

ladylaz4rus: virginia woolf, women and fiction (1929)

cwconbot: Electracy of Content Strategist Modern American Hospitals Blogging the Web Pages Flying Pigs Virginia Woolf and Visual Metaphor

lavolchitsa: 5 of 5 stars to Orlando by Virginia Woolf

eoindaily: Taylor is the only actress to still make my personal list. Anne Bancroft, 7 Women Chantal Goya, Masculin Féminin Jeanne Moreau, Mademoiselle ELIZABETH TAYLOR, WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Natalie Wood, This Property is Condemned

pauljimerson: and attempting to produce a feminine equivalent of the current masculine realism.” ― Dorothy M. Richardson (Virginia Woolf credited her with inventing “the psychological sentence of the feminine gender.”)

pauljimerson: She’s often thought of as a feminist writer, and Virginia Woolf credited her with inventing “the psychological sentence of the feminine gender.”

CoyoteV: He smiled the most exquisite smile, veiled by memory, tinged by dreams. ~ Virginia Woolf, To the Lighthouse

LitCamb: Summer course: Virginia Woolf's Houses. We study some of the fascinating houses in Woolf's life and writing. Live online. Topics include the house of memory in To the Lighthouse (1927), with Trudi Tate. 25-29 July 2022.

jordanofjune: virginia woolf does this really well in mrs dalloway and her essay street haunting

ciderwithrosie: Me: Bloody Virginia Woolf. Husband: Huh? Me: Not a fan. Husband: Is that an author? Me: Virginia Woolf?! Husband: Should I have heard of her? Me:

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LitCamb: Why is the great house at Knole so important in Virginia Woolf's comic novel, Orlando (1928)? We study this and other houses in Woolf's life and work in our live online summer course. • 25-29 July 2022.

jonatstolstoy: if I ever change my Virginia Woolf avi, mind your business

leatinrights: so Sarah Pidgeon starred in a 2016 production of Orlando, adapted by Sarah Ruhl from the Virginia Woolf book. there was a Virginia Woolf joke made in Sarah Streicher's show The Wilds, also starring Sarah Pidgeon. the 2019 Villanova production of Orlando starred ... Sarah Stryker

Fcsnva: A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS is classic Oscar bait, and has historical dramas go, pretty good, but the mid '60s were a low point for American films; I think VIRGINIA WOOLF has probably aged the best among the nominees; I think the best film of the year was THE PROFESSIONALS.

bobbyspacing: Opened Virginia Woolf's diary to a random early page and found the infamous bit on Ulysses

prometeolegato: I’ll tell you all the things I have in my head, millions, myriads — They won’t stir by day, only by dark on the river. Think of that. Throw over your man, I say, and come. Virginia Woolf, Letter to Vita Sackville-West

AmyEmerick2: Virginia Woolf // "Happiness is in the quiet, ordinary things. A table, a chair, a book with a paper-knife stuck between the pages. And the petal falling from the rose, and the light flickering as we sit silent."

prometeolegato: I composed a beautiful letter to you in the sleepless nightmare hours of the night, and it has all gone: I just miss you, in a quite simple desperate human way. Vita Sackville-West, letter to Virginia Woolf

AlternateJones: “The eyes of others our prisons; their thoughts our cages.” ― Virginia Woolf

xxaleb: feeling like shit i just want what virginia woolf and vita sackville-west had

Pendidikan4Id: “Often on a wet day I begin counting up; what I've read and what I haven't read.” ― Virginia Woolf, Between the Acts

BR4INW4SHER: when virginia woolf wrote "'i want to write a novel about Silence,' he said; 'the things people dont say'" i felt that shit

writers_dead: If Mrs. Ramsay was innocent. So men of it; and Paul and now the stocking. And as of people who came over and his. -Virginia Woolf

_sokomadeyo: got my license in card 2day so i have nothing else im waiting on really. just want to read virginia woolf and spend a whole day on my bed with the fan blowing

glgehman: I just know that one week after the case is decided, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard will be playing George and Martha in "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf" somewhere off Broadway.

kittun: I’m going to the Geffen this weekend.. (very excited to see Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?!!) and I got an email today that they are still checking vax status & requiring masks whole time while in theatre. I honestly love that. Thank you to the places that still do this.

PostPainter: "Though we see the same world, we see it through different eyes." ~ Virginia Woolf

RealitySelect0r: You cannot find peace by avoiding life. Virginia Woolf

scarjocasting: ScarJo 'reimagines' Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? in next role as broke sociologist

TacoAlCartel1: Quote of the week: "One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." - Virginia Woolf

PositivelyWolf1: My ★★★★ review of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? on Letterboxd

BestQuote85: Humor is the first of the gifts to perish in a foreign tongue. -Virginia Woolf -Humor

ftmensch: no one was asking but maurice is like if orlando by virginia woolf was good / successful in its attempt to use queerness to interrogate the bourgeois english state. sorry babe (virginia woolf)

brainbbot: Damn you, spoilt creature; I shan’t make you love me any the more by giving myself away like this. Vita Sackville-West, Letter to Virginia Woolf

didienAZHAR: “Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.” ~ Virginia Woolf, “A Room of One’s Own”

TokidokiNomad: I read Night and Day by Virginia Woolf

atShoalstone: Rupert Brooke and Virginia Woolf on Dartmoor.

JupiterSpurlock: Director Mike Nichols on set of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?",1965. Photo by Bob Willoughby.

indypremium: Book of a lifetime: A Writer’s Diary by Virginia Woolf

deemoebooks: She stood there: she listened. She heard the names of the stars. ~Virginia Woolf

iherbcoupon2022: “In case you ever foolishly forget, I am never not thinking of you.” – Virginia Woolf ~iherb

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Moonspinner55: WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? (66) Boozy rage, hard-fought battles, empty triumph: Prof. & wife invite young couple over for late drinks. Play-adapt. has evocative cinematography, raw performances but is often tough to watch. Verbal game of spite & malice served w/artists' eye.

BlckPorcelain: It's a story about a mermaid. A MERMAID. She's not playing Taylor Swift or Virginia Woolf in a biopic. It's a story about a mermaid. A mermaid.

desilva_stephen: Some mornings i sit for hours Waiting for Sylvia Plath's and Virginia Woolf's "First Sentence".

mike_mykulj: The history of men’s opposition to women’s emancipation is more interesting perhaps than the story of emancipation itself. ― A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf.

MainsBrulantes: Tome travelling to give virginia woolf, oscar wilde n sylvia plath antidepressants

SumeetP1729: "Read a thousand book and your words will flow like river." - Virginia Woolf

incercadiequil1: Virginia Woolf, natura e gatto modello. What else?!

emmabheath: had a dream I was playing pickle ball with Virginia Woolf. Not a euphemism. Merely a blissful convergence of my two favorite games: mini tennis, and the subversion of traditional narrative arcs to represent the nuanced undulations of the feminine subconscious

sugasasseater: 'my world revolves around Yoongi' tweet of the day I see you everywhere, in the stars, in the river, to me you're everything that exists, the reality of everything. -- Virginia Woolf ( Night and Day )

VWoolfBlog: “This idea struck me: the army is the body: I am the brain. Thinking is my fighting.” - Virginia Woolf, diary, May 15, 1936

BTholfsen: Women have served all these centuries as looking-glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size. - Virginia Woolf

PersistentRumor: Quote of the Day "When you consider things like the stars, our affairs don't seem to matter very much, do they?" Virginia Woolf

franciscoacosta: Quote of the Day "When you consider things like the stars, our affairs don't seem to matter very much, do they?" Virginia Woolf

ThomasJBellezza: Virginia Woolf: If no one has the courage to publish your work, then publish it yourself. That was the philosophy of Leonard and his wife, Virginia Woolf, whose brilliant novels failed to find a publisher.

cannotdealuh: My tweets are so good after moving out Virginia Woolf was so right in a room of one’s own

elijahshortaay: When Virginia Woolf said, “How many times have people used a pen or paintbrush because they couldn’t pull the trigger?”

anemptyriver: virginia was right

brainbbot: Damn you, spoilt creature; I shan’t make you love me any the more by giving myself away like this. Vita Sackville-West, Letter to Virginia Woolf

Chi_Hinm: "For most of history, anonymous was a WOMAN." ~ Virginia Woolf ❤️

stepcogg: Something for your diary

she11ey_mk: Her heart was made of liquid Sunsets. -Virginia Woolf

iherb22Voucher5: “So fine was the morning except for a streak of wind here and there that the sea and sky looked all one fabric, as if sails were stuck high up in the sky, or the clouds had dropped down into the sea.” — Virginia Woolf ~iherb

amlitreader: "Mrs. Dalloway said she would buy the flowers herself." Virginia Woolf's novel published today in 1925

Bhoomi_sharmaa: How many times have people used a pen or a paintbrush because they couldn't pull the trigger? ~Virginia Woolf

RecipesIdeas: A good dinner is of great importance to good talk. One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well. - Virginia Woolf

lquartl: "I will not be “famous,” “great.” I will go on adventuring, changing, opening my mind and my eyes, refusing to be stamped and stereotyped. The thing is to free one’s self: to let it find its dimensions, not be impeded." ― A Writer’s Diary-Virginia Woolf

realmrpomble: Gonna write an update version of “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” called “Who’s Afraid of Synthetic Hormones?”

GalaxyKate: Virginia Woolf says you need new gel pens

helidona1: Virginia Woolf in a Deckchair Vanessa Bell - 1912

BookstrOfficial: Virginia Woolf's ‘Mrs. Dalloway’ [Graphic by Karly Kolehouse]

minzengwsj: In the Los Angeles revival of Edward Albee’s play starring Calista Flockhart and Zachary Quinto, there’s an intriguing sense of some possibility of healing.

rehmananwer: “Tonight I wish to have the valor and daring to belong to the moon.” ~ Virginia Woolf

jblikesmovies: Gay culture is when Elizabeth Taylor says "what a dump!" in WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF

colouroflead: Happiness is in the quiet, ordinary things. A table, a chair, a book with a paper-knife stuck between the pages. And the petal falling from the rose, and the light flickering as we sit silent. Virginia Woolf

CTXLiveTheatre: Brian Paul Scipione on City Theatre's WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOLF: a classic, brilliantly performed, still disturbing and haunting.

boazhsan: I often think of the piece, "On being ill" by Virginia Woolf during these times. The sense that there isn't really an adequate language for the experience...

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Freyja_Foy: Virginia Woolf, photographed by Lady Ottoline Morrell, vintage snapshot print, June 1924

sofsec: - Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf

MClaudiaAleixo: “And all the lives we ever lived and all the lives to be are full of trees and changing leaves…” — Virginia Woolf

lanewilliamson: During Act 3 of Virginia Woolf today, someone in the audience moaned, “OH, GOD, GO TO BED!” at Calista Flockhart.

MeredithBrocke5: JohnnyDeppCountdown5/16/22 Let the games begin. I took vaca so I wouldn't miss a moment. I am rooting for Johnny Depp. Watched lots of movies; Single White Female, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf,Shutter Island,Talented Mr Ripley, a few. I think SWF almost spot on.

DriaPustaka: “Books are the mirrors of the soul.” ― Virginia Woolf



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