An Arthur C. Clarke winner for 2015, a 2014 National Book Award nominee (lost to Phil Klay’s Redeployment, and having read both I can say that justly ;)), a poetic novel set in a post-apocalyptic world, where the Traveling Symphony – an orchestra slash Shakespeare troupe – wanders through a dangerous territory reclaimed by wildness, bringing the light of civilization to the places which long have forgotten something like civilization even existed. 1,038 more words
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This is mine and Greta’s 17th Food Exchange! How has that happened?! I really look forward to receiving my monthly challenge from Greta.
For those of you who don’t know what the Food Exchange is, make sure you click on the tab at the top of the page to find out more and to see all of our past English/ German bakes! 221 more words
A rainy psychodrama, shots through bent glass distorting its characters, and their odd behavior leading them down distorted paths. Sandy Dennis plays Frances Austen, an austere procedural put together, distant member of Vancouver’s smart old money set. 91 more words