Deborah Harkness

History professor who tumbled down the rabbit hole and wrote the international best-selling books of the All Souls series
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A big thank you

A big thank you

...to the All Souls family for their support during my cancer journey. #WeAreAllSouls #ovariancancerawareness CLICK HERE for VIDEO  

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I know that there is so much going on in the world right now that things feel off-axis and tilted. My heart goes out to Ukraine and her people. I took this picture because it is the beginning of #ovariancancerawarenessmonth and my own world feels a bit skew-whiffy...

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Eleven years ago, on February 8 2011, A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES went out into the world. Eleven years ago today, I was an excited but nervous history professor who didn't know what to expect. People seemed excited, but who knew?? I hoped a few people outside my family...

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Dear Ones,

Dear Ones,

The past few weeks have been a time of change for me, as after several months of feeling unwell I’ve been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. I recently had surgery to remove the tumor, and I’ll be undergoing treatment for months to come. I’ve been blessed with incredible...

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Venice

Venice

My photo app has pulled up all the photos I took back in 2013 when I was in Venice researching the city for THE BOOK OF LIFE. This is one of my favorite shots. ♥️

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Today’s gratitude:

Today’s gratitude:

The lush, antique blooms on my Mlle Cecille Brunner rose, a cup of chai with its spicy scent, and a binge of the miniseries Pride and Prejudice--one of the oldest and absolutely the best because it took the time the story needed. #gratitude #simplethings

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Today’s gratitude

Today’s gratitude

☺️ a reminder of the power of kindness from reader Laura W (plus one of my favorite Bible verses, Proverbs 25:11) 🥣 a bowl of crunchy granola from @dorsetcereals 🫐 the miraculous pop of tart sweetness that is in every blueberry #gratitude...

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