2Teens joins Pinterest!

September 3, 2012 at 10:55 am (books, entertainment, fashion, jane austen, research) (, , , , , )

I could resist no longer. Although I may never have the time to devote to my Pinterest boards as I might wish, I’ve begun! So, if you too are on Pinterest, please follow me and I’ll follow you. There’s a lot of boards dedicated to Jane Austen; to films; to books; to Regency fashions. I’ve only found the tip of the Austen Iceberg, I’m sure.

And what made me finally take the plunge?

The following made me chuckle – How True, How True:

Then this one made me LAUGH OUT LOUD:

(I, too, have no children… and because my work colleagues have youngsters, I think I now know why Austen called Pride & Prejudice her own darling child =>¬†manuscripts clamber for attention and time, just as children do. Only people easily¬†dismiss your work and dedication.)

Although the boards have only been up since last evening – and are hardly “filled”, this little image (one among so many along the same lines; how DID this type of ¬†“poster” begin its life???) has been a hit, getting likes and repins. It perfectly illustrates how I wish my life — as a wish to live by my research takes hold more and more (but the bank account has other ideas!) — could be:

Visit the Pinterest board that first posted these images

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