BATU, Indonesia. Photo by Jes Aznar

Friday, August 17, 2012

Anais Nin: A Life Illustrated

Who doesn't know French-Cuban writer Anais Nin? I am a big fan of her wisdom, courage and strength as depicted in her writings. Now, artist-illustrator Lisa Congdon puts the great Nin's words into illustrations and as Maria Popova says, the results are breathtaking. Enjoy:

and my favorite is this:

Portrait of Anais Nin from Wikipedia