Tag Archives: A. A. Milne

QUOTATION: P. G. Wodehouse

Success comes to a writer, as a rule, so gradually that it is always something of a shock to him to look back and realize the heights to which he has climbed.P. G. Wodehouse (1881-1975) Discuss

A must read FINALLY here: The Devil’s Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce (Full Audiobook)

Today’s Birthday: Christopher Robin Milne (1920)

Christopher Robin Milne (1920)

Christopher Robin Milne was the son of author A.A. Milne. When Christopher was a young child, his father wrote poetry for him, which grew into the collections When We Were Very Young and Now We Are Six. Later, Christopher—and his toy animals—were incorporated into stories about the adventures of the now-classic characters Christopher Robin and Pooh, Piglet, Tigger, and Eeyore in Winnie-the-Pooh. How did Christopher feel about his father’s use of his name in the stories? More… Discuss