Two book hauls in one #weekend! Only this one was topped off with some #oktoberfest craft beer from @revbrewchicago. I found these three #books at a local antique shop. They were a bit overpriced in general but these were well worth it. I stiluck with the classics, #ErnestHemingway and #raybradbury, and one modern female writer. … Continue reading Another Bookhaul!
As the Mind on Fire Team arrives, thinking back to more innocent times before computer games & social media. How did we occupy ourselves?
There was a time when authors and musicians travelled around the world, searching for inspiration. In those days William Burroughs was born. What's your favourite book by him?
Emily Brontë’s work on Wuthering Heights cannot be dated, and she may well have spent a long time on this intense, solidly imagined novel. It is distinguished from other novels of the period by its dramatic and poetic presentation, its abstention from all comment by the author, and its unusual structure. It recounts in the … Continue reading On Emily Bronte