Maureen Johnson

June 18, 2010

20071022_mj

A fabulous YA author, a very famous Tweeter, and a really beautiful lady (but she’s so awkward).

Stephen Colbert

June 14, 2010

stephen colbert from sandlapper.org

Okay, yes, he’s a comedian. But he has a book! I own a first editon!

(I’m also madly in love with this man.)

David Sedaris

June 10, 2010

david sedaris from ginavivinetto.files.wordpress.com

 As requested by my friend Omo, this fine gentleman with the brooding stare. Nom.

Note: all requests will be honored, provided they are a good-looking writer.

Frederick Douglass

June 7, 2010

frederick douglass from pbs.org

He has fabulous hair. And is totally my American Civil War figure crush. (Abraham Lincoln is my ACW hero, however.)

Maya Angelou

May 31, 2010

maya angelou from harlemwordlblog.wordpress.com

1.  I want Maya’s dress.

2. I want Maya’s face.

3. Anyone who is anyone needs to read Maya’s work: http://tinyurl.com/2dkgpsg

J.K. Rowling

May 21, 2010

From babble.com

 

J.K. is the sexy blonde of the modern literary world. Plus, she’s hilarious.

Louisa May Alcott

May 16, 2010

Louisa is working that ruffle.

William Butler Yeats

May 15, 2010

From the Odum Library Blog at http://www.valdosta.edu/library/blog/

The National Library of Ireland has an interactive online exhibit of this handsome man’s life and work: http://www.nli.ie/yeats/