Why do we write and how do we keep writing? What compels us to set pen to paper or peck at a keyboard while staring at a screen? What has helped us with specific writing problems? What are our Muses?
Here in the Private Collections Room are lists of Researchers' favorite books and media. Feel free to browse through our lists to find out what inspires us, motivates us, and helps us.
Would you like to donate to the Private Collection Room? Just leave us a note in a conversation thread below. Please include a link for each item that best shows what that item means to you. You can include the link to any electronic media, if you wish. (House Rules apply, of course.)
The complete Works of The Brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Andersen,
Enid Blyton, Piers Anthony , DNA and Terry Pratchett OBE
Actors: Christopher Lee, Stephen Fry and The Monty Python team
Music: Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony - Bio,
The Chicken Song - Bio and Video
Agadoo - Bio and
Bob Stafford Collection
Pre-teens: Rosmary Sutcliffe and Edith Pargeter
Post-teens: Terry Pratchett, Ranters and Levellers
Actors S Connery (excluding Bond) and Billy Connolly 2
Various brewers and cider makers...
The original MG car company
Classical Music - vast audio collection
The Seven Samurai - 1954 Akira Kurosawa film
wander over to the lounge...
back to library main...