Unbeknownst to many, this time of year marks a whole year’s blogging. Relative to veteran bloggers out there, this is a very humble achievement, but a significant one to me. 840 more words
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Zona. A Book About A Film About A Journey To A Room. Geoff Dyer. Canongate Books, 2013.
Dyer’s humorous, witty and simultaneously serious style of writing proved addictive for me. 766 more words
Photography is amazing; all aspects of it. Consider the actual physicality of recording light. Consider the history. Consider the results of photography.
Photography is such a cerebral medium, more so than all the others. 545 more words
The major discovery for me this year has been the work of the American writer Paul Hendrickson: having started with Hemingway’s Boat, his most recent book – a brilliant, spiralling accumulation of stories about Hemingway and, yes, his boat, but, more importantly, his family, friends and acquaintances – I read through his other work with equal enjoyment and fascination. 192 more words