How Does One Scream In Thunder?

I  started 2020 with Toni Morrison's Beloved. It was winter in London. The sun set around four, and I would walked home in the last tinge of grey light, pulling a scarf closer to block the drizzle. My flat had a strange heating quirk and refused to self-regulate; it was always chilly the first hour … Continue reading How Does One Scream In Thunder?

Wit, Wisdom and The Plague

What do you read during plague time? There seem to be two options: intentionally read about the plague, either through news reports, or through books that cover plagues, contemporary, historical or fictional (there are more of these than one might think), or stay as far away from it as possible. The reading community is divided. … Continue reading Wit, Wisdom and The Plague