February 2018 archive

Feb 17

A Little Life By Hanya Yanagihar

A Little Life By Hanya Yanagihar Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 2015, ‘A Little Life’ by Hanya Yanagihar is the most moving and memorable book that I have read in a long time. It is dark and disturbing but also achingly beautiful. At its simplest it is the story of four friends but …

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Feb 11

Write another story

Write another story Take any song title; an old favourite, one you have a special affinity with, just one you think of on the spur of the moment or even one that you do not like or have never understood! Focus on the title. Think just about the words of the title, what they mean, …

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Feb 06

Emma in the Night By Wendy Walker

Emma in the Night By Wendy Walker Two sisters disappeared one night three years ago. Emma Tanner’s car was found at the beach with her purse and keys, and her shoes left on the sand. There was no sign of her younger sister Cass. Nothing of hers was missing from her room. Now, after three …

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