There are moments when one seems to come to life.
One looks about and distinguishes a creature whose
foot-print closely resembles the ace of spades.
The thing says:&n...
The French author Sidonie Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954) was concerned with feminine independence in experiencing the joys and sorrows of love. She succeeded in translating a delicate sensibility into ...
No other writer appears to have told so much about herself as Colette, to have plundered so markedly her own life in each of its stages in order to create her different fictional aliases: Claudine, Re...