No 734 Run by Ann Patchett

March Madness Reads 1/10 I’ve been quiet lately. I’ve been reading. March Madness is upon me and 5 days in, I’ve managed 2 of my 10 reads. I decided to start with a book that has been on my shelf for probably well over 5 years and had been started and abandoned several times. In…

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March Madness Starter Post

“Have I gone mad? I’m afraid so, but let me tell you something, the best people usually are.” Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland  So, clearly, because I haven’t set myself a ridiculous enough challenge with my blog as a whole, I have been persuaded to take part in March Madness by the lovely Juliana at Cedar…

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The Liebster Award

I’ve been nominated for a Liebster Award by the fantastic silence cunning exile…maple syrup blog. I am really honoured by this, I’ve only been blogging for a few months and am just grateful that I have a few followers! Thank you so much to Niall at Silence & Cunning, please do check out his award winning…

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No 735 Piercing by Ryu Murakami

Between the man who was coolly deciding to cut his victim’s Achilles tendons and wondering what it would sound like, and the man who’d smiled at his wife that very morning in a room saturated with the fragrance of freshly baked bread, there was clearly a gap. Exactly what the gap consisted of he couldn’t…

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