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The Shape of Home (Chilcote)

It can be a lot of fun to be at least roughly the same age as an author. The allusions and experiences can resonate so deeply that they prompt the painful laughter of recognition. 131 more words


Kareem Tayyar: James Baldwin

I try to imagine you on a night when the moon is full.

When the woman you are with did not have to leave the house before you. 155 more words

Opinion Leaders

Another Country

Suitcase beside me,
backpack slung across shoulders.
I face a new world.

It is Earth I am upon,
yet all is foreign and new.


Baldwin is My Bible

I Am Not Your Negro.

The Fire Next Time.

Another Country.

Books, read. Film, seen.

Waiting to be journeyed through again and again and again. 129 more words

Contemplation Cafe

Ready, Shreddy, GO!

So, the logistics of making a relatively simple move.

Why does no one ever blog about the sheer slog and the practical detail of moving to another country? 157 more words

Renovation And Restoration Diary- France

Sunday Morning To Music

I started off today with memories of my parents swimming pool in Singapore, fifteen years ago.
Every weekend morning we would meet there, friends and family, the self termed ‘Rejects Club’. 445 more words


This blog was suggested by a friend. I don’t give out names, but you know who you are. Hopefully this will show the rest of you that you can suggest and i will try and do. 1,007 more words