About Cornelia Haggart

I'm married and living with my husband Jeff in Bethesda Maryland, in the house I grew up in. We recently lost our first pregnancy and are in the stage of trying again. :-)

Public Notes


Recent Activity

  • Cornelia shared from When Women Were Warriors Book I: The Warrior's Path by Catherine M. Wilson
    “Think of a woman whose body has made a child. Who gave birth to it. Cradled and nursed it. Loved it. She will hold life dear differently than someone who has not.” I wondered if once only mothers had been warriors.
  • Cornelia shared from A Memory of Light (Wheel of Time) by Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson
    ‘If you do not learn from your losses, you will be ruled by them.’
  • Cornelia shared from A Memory of Light (Wheel of Time) by Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson
    “An argument must have opposition if it is to prove itself, my son,” she said. “One who argues truly learns the depth of his commitment through adversity. Did you not learn that trees grow roots most strongly when winds blow through them?”
  • Cornelia shared from A Memory of Light (Wheel of Time) by Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson
    If his sword is at your enemy’s throat, don’t waste time remembering when it was at yours.
  • Cornelia shared from Queen Victoria's Book of Spells: An Anthology of Gaslamp Fantasy by Ellen Datlow, Terri Windling
    never seen the point of limiting myself to one gender when it comes to lovers. I do, however, limit myself to people I actually fancy.
  • Cornelia shared from The Real James Herriot: A Memoir of My Father by James Wight
    ‘Another of my notions. I’m going to read the Bible from beginning to end. Apart from the religious point of view it is a marvellous read!’
  • Cornelia shared from The Book of Night with Moon by Diane Duane
    So box my ears and call me a squirrel.
    Note: Ha
  • Cornelia shared from Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
    “Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.”
    Note: Love this
  • Cornelia shared from The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank (Lyman Frank) Baum
    Brains are the only things worth having in this world, no matter whether one is a crow or a man.'
(Bethesda, MD)
Cornelia Haggart