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okwiri: why i sometimes wander around graveyards

Do we really want to know everything about a person,

once this person has gained some level of public status? 

Do we want to know where Okwiri wanders and not wanders?  17 more words

Africa

Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds

I have never been in love. I’ve met people who have and the ideas that surround ‘love’ fascinate me. My only experience of it comes from those sad days I have spent, stuffing my face and watching unrealistic chick flicks. 352 more words

Life

In Which the Author Confesses her Crime

Dear Readers,

I have a confession to make: I am guilty of a small crime. I only hope you find it charming and that you don’t abandon your well-meaning but overly-zealous book-hunting correspondent. 486 more words

Books

Ослепший мир Сарамаго

Я не часто читаю современников, так как слишком много жду от книги, когда беру ее в руки, и слишком многие книги, написанные на рубеже XX-XXI вв., меня часто разочаровывали. 88 more words

Art

ze deden het overal met elkaar

I have referred before to the Dutch journalist Carien Westerveld. She mingles in literary circles and writes about books and writers. And all of it is in the language of those living in Dutchland. 61 more words

Africa