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On Friday night, I was invited out to play what was described as ‘a writing game’. Faced with this offer, most normal people would perhaps turn it down; writers, on the other hand, are not normal people. 421 more words

Children of Men & Calais Today

This month the French government is forcibly demolishing the Calais refugee camp known as “the Jungle” – where over 3,500 migrants live in a former landfill site while trying to gain entry into Britain by stowing away on trucks and trains. 287 more words

Books and Baby Food

I’m sitting here with my usual companion,

who is refusing to look at the camera after being kicked off my lap/keyboard about half a dozen times. 785 more words

Random Tidbits

Literary Lessons - vocabulary #3

Again, this amazing P. D. James novel increased my vocabulary. These are the ten words I found in there that I didn’t know before.

Honestly, the amount of words I found in this book makes me almost feel like I don’t know the English language at all! 188 more words

Bookish Thoughts

The Children of Men by P. D. James

The Children of Men
P. D. James
(cover art by Roy Mehta)
faber and faber 1992
£8.99 (UK)

★★★★★

Synopsis

The year is 2021. No child has been born twenty-five years. 379 more words

Review