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The Crossing

Estou neste momento a ler The Crossing – My journey to the shattered heart of Syria, um livro em que Samar Yazbek (n. 1974) relata três viagens feitas clandestinamente à Síria entre 2012 e 2013. 357 more words

Samar Yazbek


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Cantori New York, Musicatreize, and St. Thomas Mass

A few years ago I wrote a big piece for The Crossing that set the Latin Ordinary of the Mass, interwoven with settings of poems by Denise Levertov that reflect on the Mass texts. 358 more words

On Cormac McCarthy

Cormac McCarthy’s The Border Trilogy, to put it simply, was absolutely, positively outstanding. I recently finished Cities of the Plain, after having read The Crossing… 427 more words


I wish I’d written… three books that challenge me to raise my game

Continuing my occasional series. These are novels that, although I finished them several months ago, still make my green eyes … greener.

The Vegetarian by Han Kang, translated by Deborah Smith… 713 more words


The Crossing


Time worn

Lined by relentless sun

Tanned leather scraped smooth

By gnarled hands dead and gone

Smiles painted on by circumstance

Await the powdered throng… 47 more words

The Crossing

Earlier this year I enrolled in a series of four afternoon art workshops with Beechworth artist Valerie Crosse.  On the final afternoon, I challenged myself to finish a painting in three hours.   38 more words

Acrylic Painting