A DOZEN LITERARY LANDMARKS I'D LIKE TO VISIT 🌍

(But have not yet)
  1. 1.
    Andalusia. Flannery O'Connor's house
    Where O'Connor wrote. And raised peacocks.
  2. 2.
    Rowan Oak. William Faulkner's house in Oxford, Mississippi
    Where Faulkner outlined one of his novels (A Fable) on the walls of his office
  3. 3.
    Shakespeare & Co. Books in Paris, France
    The current location of the bookstore where (at the earlier location) Hemingway and James Joyce (among others) hung out.
  4. 4.
    Stratford-upon-Avon, England
    Because Shakespeare!
  5. 5.
    Mark Twain's House
    He wrote a lot of his books here, including Huck Finn
  6. 6.
    Bird Girl
    Creepy statue from Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
  7. 7.
    Paul Bowles's apartment in Morocco
    I wonder who lives there now?
  8. 8.
    Walden Pond
    To visit deliberately.
  9. 9.
    Hemingway's House
    He wrote parts of Farewell to Arms and For Whom the Bells Tolls here. And it was a good house and he liked it.
  10. 10.
    Kurt Vonnegut Library
    So it goes.
  11. 11.
    Monroe County Courthouse
    Because Scout and To Kill a Mockingbird
  12. 12.
    McCandless's Bus
    From Into the Wild. RIP, Chris. I hope you found what you were looking for.