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Solstice Dreaming: Detaching from the Nightmare to Feed the Spirit of a Better World

Right now my homeland, the United States, is a very sick place.

It’s a sickness that expresses itself inwardly through epic rates of depression, anxiety, addictions, self-harm and suicide. 816 more words

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Book Review: The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy

The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

I don’t think I’ve experienced such a conversion experience – last minute, at that – as I have with Arundhati Roy’s first (and until recently, only) novel. 858 more words

Book Review

Arundhati Roy on Returning to Fiction, Redefining Happiness & Writing about Worlds Ripped Apart | Democracy Now!

Activist and author Arundhati Roy has made a much anticipated return to fiction with her new book The Ministry of Utmost Happiness. When asked what that was like, Roy described fiction writing as a beautiful thing, “The closest thing to prayer.” 416 more words


Review Copy of The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy #BookPost #GoodreadsGiveaway

Exciting Book Post:

I received this paperback, bookmark and tote bag in the post a couple of weeks ago, but haven’t had time to create a blog post until now. 431 more words


Book Review: The Ministry Of Utmost Happiness

How to tell a shattered story?
By slowly becoming everybody.
By slowly becoming everything.

After a long wait of twenty years, Arundhati Roy’s new release has met all the expectations that were bestowed upon it.

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The Ministry of Utmost Happiness - Arundhati Roy (2017)

After a twenty year wait Booker prize winning author Arundhati Roy is back with her long anticipated new novel The Ministry of Utmost Happiness. One of my birthday gifts last month was a ticket to see Arundhati Roy in conversation at Birmingham Town Hall, this beautiful limited signed edition was part of the ticket price. 982 more words