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Review: The Grapes of Wrath. Nottingham Playhouse.

The Nottingham Playhouse, Nuffield Southampton Theatres, Royal Derngate Northampton, West Yorkshire Playhouse production of Frank Galati’s imposing adaptation of John Steinbeck’s classic novel The Grapes of Wrath is spellbinding and emotionally relevant for our modern era and retrospectively. 584 more words



Seeing Shadows

“Maybe we’re scaring each other, like two children in the dark.”

-John Steinbeck, East of Eden


War. What is it good for?

“All war is a Symptom of man’s failure as a thinking animal.” – John Steinbeck

This photo is one of many pictures I took when I had the great fortune of spending a few nights in John Steinbeck’s place in Sag Harbor, NY. 15 more words

California Now and Then

Flickr @DFAT

In Natalie Kiteoeff and Geoffrey Mohan’s article, “Wages rise on California farms. Americans still don’t want the job,” they describe the labor shortage due to Trump’s immigration crackdown, despite the increased wages. 207 more words


Cytotoxic - the power of words

My second passion after music is writing, and a sudden urge to write longer fiction, rather than my usual 100 word stories and haiku, resulted in twelve and a half thousand words in an unfinished story. 336 more words