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124. Unbound: People Power in Publishing...

This week I am in my hometown doing little but research and prepare the launch of a Kickstarter crowd-funding project to publish my first book: ‘ 475 more words


Bealtaine Cottage Visitors

Special visitors today, as Paul Kingsnorth and Mark Boyle made the long journey from Galway to spend an afternoon exploring the Permaculture Gardens and soaking up the atmosphere at Bealtaine Cottage. 148 more words

Bealtaine Cottage

Etymology geekery

I am reading The Wake by Paul Kingsnorth and it is so fantastic in so many ways that I can’t wait until I reach the end to write about it. 571 more words

The Golden Country

I didn't know much about the horror genre, but then...

The Wake, Issues-10
Scott Snyder & Sean Murphy
Year: 2013-2014
Publisher: Vertigo

I’ve been a fan of Snyder for a while now, mainly because of his run on Batman. 687 more words

The Wake, by Paul Kingsnorth

In the case of Paul Kingsnorth’s extraordinary first novel, The Wake, which has been long-listed for the Mann-Booker prize, the effort is most definitely worth the reward. 348 more words

Book Reviews

The Wake and the True Power of Comic Books

My love of superhero stories has been well-documented, so it probably shouldn’t be surprising to any of you that I am also a big fan of comic books as an art form. 1,005 more words


"The Deorc Holts of Angland": Paul Kingsnorth's "The Wake"

In the first week of my undergraduate Old English, our German-born lecturer tested our facility with the language. Presenting us – I think – with the text of Ælfric’s… 1,584 more words