Friday Fun: Get Thee to a Lighthouse

It’s a grey, gloomy Friday over here, with menacing clouds and raindrops all the way. Time to imagine an escape, methinks… And where better to escape than to a lighthouse. Or is that as unattainable as in Virginia Woolf’s novel?

www.besthotelbreaks.com
http://www.besthotelbreaks.com
Godrevy Lighthouse, the one said to have inspired Virginia Woolf. From Wikipedia.
Godrevy Lighthouse, the one said to have inspired Virginia Woolf. From Wikipedia.
More modest proportions and one you can buy. www.lighthousesforsale.com
More modest proportions and one you can buy. http://www.lighthousesforsale.com
Russian Nuclear Polar Lighthouse (decommissioned). www.englishrussia.com
Russian Nuclear Polar Lighthouse (decommissioned). http://www.englishrussia.com
www.unc.edu
http://www.unc.edu
White Shoal, www.ipl.org
White Shoal, http://www.ipl.org

Just think of all the writing you could get done with no interruptions, no Internet, perhaps just the occasional storm to keep you awake…

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10 thoughts on “Friday Fun: Get Thee to a Lighthouse”

  1. They remind me of the setting in the novel Ahab’s Wife, and better yet, the extremely happy memories I have of visiting several lighthouses in Michigan. It was good to go back vicariously through your post.

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