Today is Jane Austen's birthday. She was born on December 16th 1775 and would be 239 if she were still alive. We're sharing our thoughts about the immortal Jane in honour of that birthday and I'm going to start the ball rolling.
And now, here we are again at her birthday, which is a reminder of her genius and of what she has given to the world.
What are your thoughts, feelings and memories of Jane? How has she affected your life?