Writings

One day, in the not-to-distant future, I hope to share some of my own writings in this space. I regularly participate in (English language) writing workshops during my visits to Paris. If you think this is something you might enjoy, check out these websites:

http://www.pariswritingworkshop.com  Paris American Academy’s Creative Writing Program

https://www.irelandwritingretreat.com  Ireland Writing Retreat (in Paris)

https://www.pariswritersretreat.com/contactus.html Rohm Literary Writing Retreats (Paris)

https://cambridgewritersworkshop.org/cambridge-writers-workshop-summer-in-paris-july-17-22-2019/  Cambridge Writers’ Workshop (Paris)

If you would rather just read about Paris,  here are some suggestions:

There are a number of useful “36 Hours in Paris” features available in the archives of the New York Times’ Travel Section.

Google: “Rick Steves Travel Forum” for answers to specific Paris, France  travel questions. His professional guides, and regular travelers, answer timely questions you won’t find elsewhere. 

PARIS BOOK LIST

  1. Paris to the Moon – Adam Gopnik
  2. Paris, Paris David Downie
  3. Paris, City of Night – David Downie
  4. Paris, to the Pyrenees – David Downie
  5. A Taste of Paris — David Downie
  6. A Moveable Feast – Ernest Hemingway
  7. L’appart — David Lebovitz
  8. The Sweet Life of Paris – David Lebovitz
  9. Drinking French — David Lebovitz
  10. The Only Street in Paris–Elaine Sciolino
  11. The Seine- The River That Made Paris– Elaine Sciolino
  12. Lunch in Paris – Elizabeth Bard
  13. Parisians- An Adventure History – Graham Robb
  14. Paris Was Ours –collected essays – Penelope Rowland
  15. French Toast – Harriet Welty Rochefort
  16. The Most Beautiful Walk in the World – John Baxter
  17. We’ll Always Have Paris – John Baxter
  18. Immoveable Feast- John Baxter
  19. Bagels to Brioches, Paris Par Hazard – Terrance Gelenter
  20. Culture Shock France – Sally Adunson Taylor
  21. Paris: The Collected Traveler – essays- Barrie Kerper (editor)
  22. Stuff Parisians Like – Olivier Magny
  23. Paris A Love Story – Kati Marton
  24. I’ll Never Be French – Mark Greenside
  25. A Year in the Merde – Stephen Clark
  26. Paris I Love You, But You’re Bringing Me Down – Rosecrans Baldwin
  27. Twilight of the Belle Epoque  – Mary McAuliffe
  28. Paris in Mind – collection
  29. The Food Lover’s Guide to Paris 5th Edition – Patricia Wells
  30. A Paris All Your Own (Women Writers Essay Collection)