You are too pure and free,
I can tell by the debris
that lock you into such a storybook
where everything else is a… 142 more words
How books can help us cope.
I began writing this blog in order to help non-readers find their trajectory into the world of literature. To help them explore the beauty with which writers express emotions using just those very 26 alphabets that you and I use to talk and text all day long. 945 more words
‘Asymmetry’ by Lisa Halliday consists of two seemingly unrelated stories which are eventually revealed to have surprising connections. The first part, ‘Folly’, concerns Alice, an editorial assistant in her twenties living in post 9/11 New York City who begins a relationship with a much older man, a Jewish author named Ezra Blazer who has repeatedly been overlooked for a Nobel Prize for Literature. 374 more words