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The Satanic Verses – Salman Rushdie

Tea: Rooibos Vanilla

Congratulations Mr Rushdie, your work is the first book review on this blog. Have a tea on me. 1,031 more words


In The Chair 36

Welcome, Wendy Steele.

How would you describe your writing style in only three words? 

Wendy: Character-driven, inspirational and lyrical.

If you could have a relationship with one of your fictional characters who would it be and why? 360 more words

In The Chair

Hansen: Photographer evokes 'magical realism'

With her wispy blond hair, striking turquoise eyes and penchant for fancy, Uruguayan photographer Lucia Fereira Litowtschenko could be a character out of a Gabriel Garcia Marquez novel… 35 more words

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Tell Him a Friend Called

A week and a day ago I realized, with a mild start, that I hadn’t seen Headblender in what seemed like a long time. I had been by his dorm room a couple of times and hadn’t seen him there, though there was nothing strange about that. 2,165 more words

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Signal to Noise Review

Signal to Noise
by Silvia Moreno-Garcia (2015)

Recommended for:
* Music as magic and as the soundtrack of life
* Friendship & magical realism in Mexico City… 985 more words


What the World Will Look Like When All the Water Leaves Us

The Short Version: Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, mokele-mbembe – these creatures (rumored or real) are nothing quite so strange or mysterious as the women who also inhabit these stories, in this first collection from an already-inimitable writer. 777 more words


Haruki Murakami Playlist

There’s some good stuff on here. Listen while you write. Listen just for fun.