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180 Days: Day 150--Test Day aka Imperialistic Plants and Communes

Donuts and imperialist plant memes…that best defines AP Lit test day.

I met my students at 7 a.m. for a quick bite of sugary donut goodness and a pep talk before walking down to the test center (our school library). 561 more words

"Birdshooting Season" - Olive Senior

What rustles in the topiary of dawn? What leaps after it, rifle issuing smoke?

Olive Senior‘s “Birdshooting Season” was published a year before I was born. 409 more words

Puncheon And Vetiver

Pepperpot: Best New Stories from the Caribbean edited by Olive Senior

Date Read: November 10th 2017

Published: 2014

Publisher: Peekash Press / Akashic Books

Pages: 224

The Blurb

Akashic Books and Peepal Tree Press, two of the foremost publishers of Caribbean literature, launch a joint Caribbean-focused imprint, Peekash Press, with this anthology. 917 more words

Book Reviews

Art and Poltics: A Response to "Romance as Resistance"

Note: This was written as an extended response to several commenters on a post to Julia Quinn’s Facebook page.

In our current political climate, it can be hard to escape the constant coverage, to the point where it has started to impact all facets of life. 679 more words


Poetry Reading with Olive Senior (12th October)

Join the award-winning Jamaican poet and storyteller Olive Senior for this special reading, at Hatfield College from 18.00 on 12th October. All welcome, and no need to book. 244 more words

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