New Hope or: the road to hell is paved with good intentions …

New Hope or: the road to hell is paved with good intentions …

Now this entry sounds way more dramatic than it actually is. Fact is, I didn’t work ‘that much’ on my thesis or academic ventures since returning from London last May. For one thing, wonderguy and I moved in together shortly afterwards and there was a lot to organize and do for weeks afterwards; secondly, I [...]

The Resurrection of Jack Duluoz…or so…?

The Resurrection of Jack Duluoz…or so…?

I've always had a particular liking for British and American authors, even back when my English was really bad and I had to rely on translations. This love for stories and books from the island and other continents deepened once my English language skills advanced to the point where I could start reading my favorite [...]