Daphne du Maurier, author of The Birds (which later became a Hitchcock movie)  Daily inspiration. Discover more photos at http://justforbooks.tumblr.com/

painting box - Daphne Du Maurier, author of REBECCA and other mystery suspense novels, at her desk. Photo from Life Magazine.

Doris Lessing was my held nog voor ek al hierdie fotos van haar en katte gekry het.

Writer Doris Lessing with a cat and a typewriter. I love everything about this photo.


Isolde Ohlbaum, Margaret Atwood writing The Handmaid's Tale, Berlin, 1984