The Devil All the Time- Book review

The Devil All the Time by Donald Ray PollockMy rating: 4 of 5 starsSo this was slow to get started. I only kept reading because a friend said it was her most favourite book and I've read some of her writing and it's great. So I figured she knew what she was talking about.At first… Continue reading The Devil All the Time- Book review

Unlearning Structure

Recently I’ve been working on un-learning. As we make our way through life we come across these little patches of wild nonsense that have grown from words other people have sown in our heads and hearts. So, every now and then I take the time to have a good clear-out, to look at the seedlings,… Continue reading Unlearning Structure

Gothic Tales

These last few months I’ve been reading a heap of gothic tales and loving the sweetly cynical nature of them. Until I started researching the I genre I hadn’t realised just how many I had already read and loved. The genre includes the ground-breaking Bronte sisters. There’s the nastiness and domestic violence of The Tenant… Continue reading Gothic Tales