The Steep Approach to Garbadale is the third novel I’ve read by Iain Banks, and my favourite so far of his books. I started with… 589 more words
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This is a short section about the child – Elspin. She is within her internal universe and has become aware of her existence. She sees herself as a green colour with an infinite universe within her own head. 319 more words
Chapter – 1
A flash of orange light exploded in the room with dazzling intensity.
The shockwave, following right behind, resounded with an echoey thud that hit the two people in the apartment with a solid thump. 5,228 more words
I used a painting of mine for the cover. It was a person in a prison in a cloud. They are gripping the bars and peering out. 190 more words
I wrote this book in order to investigate the idea of the human mind. I wondered what a mind would be like if it was cut off from the world and had no input, no speech or contact with other people. 230 more words