People don't alter history any more than birds alter the sky, they just make brief patterns in it
How can old wounds heal while maggots linger so richly?
Synopsis: The setting is a comedy club in a small Israeli town. An audience that has come expecting an evening of amusement instead sees a comedian coming apart on stage, an act of disintegration, a man crumbling, as a matter of choice, before their eyes. They could get up and leave, or boo and whistle … Continue reading Review: A Horse Walks Into A Bar, by David Grossman
Your now is not your forever
It's foolhardy to think that a story ends
Welcome, welcome to Caraval…beware of getting swept too far away.
10 questions you probably shouldn't ask book bloggers
Life isn't fair, it's just fairer than death, that's all
I am the thing in which the trees and animals move and grow, I am a place
Falling back in love with books in 2018
It begins with a discovery of witches
Ignoring isn’t the same as ignorance, you have to work at it.
Because every book deserves a review... even a mini one.
“It only takes one person, one small act of stepping from the dark to the light.”
Other than reading lots of books, obviously
Every book deserves a review... Even a mini one
Footfalls echo in the memory
They say what happened, but they do not say why
I am surrounded by books. At home. At work. Even between the two (if the contents of my bag is anything to go by). I love this about my life. But, sometimes, they just look too smug. Normally it's when I'm flustered about something. I might be panicking about a networking event I am guaranteed … Continue reading 8 Reasons Why Books Are Better Than You At Life
Synopsis: Twenty-one year old Beth is in prison. The thing she did is so bad she doesn't deserve to ever feel good again. But her counsellor, Erika, won't give up on her. She asks Beth to make a list of all the good things in her life. So Beth starts to write down her story, … Continue reading Review: All the Good Things, by Clare Fisher