Happy Landings is published. The quest that began, oh, so long ago, is completed. There’s no parade, no shooting of fireworks, no special greeting card, when a biography is published. It just isn’t one day and is the next. Eager to celebrate, I convened the first meeting of the “Happy Landings Book Club” on–what else?–Zoom. … More Fortune Favors the Brave
Emilie Loring’s Biography Is Here! The wait is over. Happy Landings: Emilie Loring’s Life, Writing, and Wisdom will debut in stores this Tuesday, March 14, 2023, right in the middle of Women’s History Month. Emilie Loring witnessed the last half of the nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth. She had something to … More Women’s History Month: Emilie Loring
Sometimes, you want a book to be special, not only in content but in its physical manifestation. … More The Value of Beautiful Books
The first hundred autographed copies of Happy Landings have reached their destinations, and even before reading, it is making a good impression: “The book is beautiful, photos are wonderful…” “The books turned out so beautifully, and I immediately took a picture of them to send to my daughter…” “It looks wonderful. I love the feel … More A Book Designed Twice For You
I heard the truck pull up outside. I peered out my front door and watched the driver check the delivery slip. By the time he walked to the back of the truck, I stood in the street, waiting for the back panel to rise. The books were here. This would be my first glimpse. I … More The Books are Here! The Books are Here!
Welcome to The Emilie Loring Collection, 2023. There are 305 posts in this blog, so if you are new here, pull up a chair and get cozy. I’m always curious to learn how people find us here and what their background with Emilie Loring is. Some have only recently discovered her–maybe today–and others have been … More Many Paths to Get Here–What Was Yours?
The height of fall color has passed, and chilly winds shake fading leaves onto the ground. It’s time for ripe apples and pears, cheeses, chowders, homemade muffins, and good books to read. When fall approached, the Lorings took rooms in Blue Hill while they closed up Stone House for the winter. Then they returned to … More Fall’s Happy Landings: Inside Emilie Loring’s Biography