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IAN McEWAN ON CHILDREN, FAITH AND THE LAW

THE CHILDREN ACT by Ian McEwan (Vintage Books, 2014)

With this novella’s strong focus on the burden of mortality and the melancholy reflections on ‘what-ifs’ from the past, it seems to me that, not for the first time, … 340 more words

Books

Day of the Dead

I’m not going into detail right now because the wound is still very very fresh. I found out this morning that someone who was exceedingly special to me passed away. 24 more words

Life

FrightFest 2010 Diary: Day 5

First published by Little White Lies

Diary – Day 5, Monday 30th August 

Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship and Videotape 

Normally the news of another film by Jake West, director of  2,530 more words

[Daigo sighs]

Twice during the course of flaming June (an adjective which, thanks to the wonderful flexibility of English, works both if the sun shines and the mercury rises or if the heavens open and the all-pervasive chill seeps into your bones), I have chosen to spend an evening at home watching a film.   721 more words

'The Dead' by James Joyce

The Dead by James Joyce, 1914

The magic trick:

Balancing a richness of detail with a more hands-off thematic approach

Congratulations, we have made it through our three-week run of… 444 more words

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