“They expected the worst- not the unthinkable”- Charlotte Delbo, French writer, former prisoner of Auschwitz
Thursday 29th January 2015 marks the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz.157 more words
Have you come across Wendy Cope’s poetry? If not then I highly recommend you search her out and have a read of some of her engaging, personal, quirky poetry, ESPECIALLY if you are not a poetry fan. 289 more words
Happy New Year
Bliadhna Mhath Ùr
a Fine New’er tae all!
Over the next three weeks ELISA is very excited to be presenting some guest posts by Edinburgh’s current Maker, Christine De Luca. 781 more words
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Larkin’s literary career was equally narrow and controlled. In his prime he published an average of only four poems a year. Later he defended his creative collapse: “Silence is preferable to publishing rubbish and far better for one’s reputation.” He never gave readings or lectures.