Tiger in the Menagerie
No one could say how the tiger got into the menagerie.
It was too flash, too blue,
too much like the painting of a tiger. 142 more words
When we learn about trauma, we also learn about catharsis, about ‘getting it out’ and finding closure. About having a cathartic experience. This is why we read books about war and suffering, why survivor testimonies are always popular books in whatever form they may take – from the wonder of writers like Primo Levi, to the tawdriness of abuse memoirs. 516 more words
The third book in the QI series, following on from 1,227 QI Facts to Blow Your Socks Off and 1,399 QI Facts to Make Your Jaw Drop… 199 more words
If knowledge is power, one of the most established ways to maintain knowledge as the domain of the few is through language – incomprehensible jargon provides a code for those in the know that can seem impenetrable if it’s unfamiliar. 353 more words