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My Reading and I

The day Harry Potter and the Cursed Child came out, a friend who sits next to me in class opened the book at the strike of the first hour bell, and by the time the third hour ended, she slapped the book close and declared, “Man, I don’t know why Rowling chose to write… 668 more words

Just Like That.

Blackpaint 568 - Terry and Julie, Little Fascists, Ghost Cities

Photographer’s Gallery – Terence Donovan and “Made you Look”

In amongst the hard-faced young James Bond types in belted raincoats and beautiful, tubular, posing women, this captivating shot of Julie Christie, looking groomed but feral; there’s that smudge or graze near her elbow – bit more dirt and you could see it as a Don McCullin job.   602 more words

Painting, Traditional, Modern And Abstract, Conceptual Art

Book Reading List.

Hello everyone!

Today I am going to list you some books which will be on my book reading list to be able to write some beneficial book reviews on them. 283 more words


Review: The Collector - John Fowles

Overdue Review… Oh dear! Seriously, I’ve gone a whole month with ZERO internet connection, so I’m now only just managing to post all of my reviews of books I read last month! 450 more words

Book Review

Walking on sunshine...

I went out today… down town.. to see the BP Portrait Awards painting exhibition… but, it takes me, an inordinate amount of time, usually to leave my house, I do the rounds of the doors and the ‘lock up’, before assuring myself that the cat will be alright even if it rains. 1,534 more words

Stories And Reviews By Kathy Da Silva

The Way to a Woman's Heart is by Kidnapping it - 'The Collector' by John Fowles

The basic outline of this book is a lonely, socially awkward, butterfly collecting man falls in love with a young woman. He decides the only way to make her fall in love with him is to kidnap her and keep her, like one of his butterflies, as a collectors item. 250 more words


#WWW Wednesday - August 31, 2016

It’s time for WWW Wednesday! This is a blog hop hosted by Sam over at A World Of Words. Link up with us by commenting on Sam’s post for today, and just answer the three questions. 307 more words