Wind, Ted Hughes

In the aftermath of Storm Eunice in the UK, I am still without electricity at home, with an 8 year old to entertain! So, hoping everyone else from the UK are safe and well, I offer up this from Ted Hughes This house has been far out at sea all night,The woods crashing through darkness,… Continue reading Wind, Ted Hughes

Grief Is The Thing With Feathers, Max Porter

Wow! This book is extraordinary. It is strange and bizarre and wild. And has the vividness and opacity of a nightmarish dreamscape. It is literary and visceral, erudite and scatological, mythic and domestic at the same time. Death and grief are such massive topics that you expect a weighty tome to contain them. Yet this… Continue reading Grief Is The Thing With Feathers, Max Porter