19 december 2012

Mireille Havet

Mireille Havet (1898, Médan, Yvelines - 1932)
was a French poet, diarist, novelist, and lyricist.

She wrote lyrics for songs composed by 
John Alden Carpenter and intended for Éva Gauthier. 
She wrote a novel, Carnaval, published in 1923.
She was friends with Jean Cocteau and Colette,
who referred to her as “la petite poyétesse”.

Her diary, which she kept from 1913 to 1929,
was only found again in 1995,
and published in 2003.

(source: Wikipedia)

2 opmerkingen:

BeluBelloBelle zei

wow! awesome lines of life :)

Aputsiaq zei

Suvh a wonderful portrait! My dear friend, I just want to wish you a happy and peaceful Christmas! I hope you're doing fine...I'm thinking about you!!