Connection: D.H.Lawrence

Cornwall: A Literary Introduction

These quotes are a small selection from the many writers and poets who have been drawn to Cornwall. With the exception of Percy Shelley who may or may not have visited Cornwall at all, and Paul Theroux who travelled through the county only briefly, they all lived here for a time; for some, the place… Read more »

A Place for Grief, a Place for Love Katherine Mansfield,

Death of the Brother Katherine Mansfield and her lover and soon to be husband, English writer John (Jack) Middleton Murry, arrived in the South of France in November 1915. They had fled London after the devastating news that Katherine‚Äôs brother Leslie had been killed at the Western front. Of her four siblings, she had been… Read more »