“There is no eye on the sparrow.”
This is the book the dog ate, almost.
“We are our stories. We tell them to stay alive or keep alive those who only live now in the telling.” Niall Williams
Iconic sites and personal stories.
It’s the 4th of July, 1976, and it’s time for me to say goodbye to my American life.
Snow has arrived in Minnesota already this year. My friends on Facebook are talking about it and two of my favourite Minnesotan bloggers are writing about it. Crooked Tracks has wonderful winter photos. littlelaosonthe prairie has advice on how to cope with snow for those from the tropics, especially Laos. […]
Nearly all the reviews of The Narrow Road To The Deep North by Australian Richard Flanagan, this year’s Man Booker winner, have been effusive. And I can see why. I came across one that isn’t. And, again I can see why.