Fiction tends to pull inspiration from something far stranger – reality. In fact, even the most famous fictional characters were cobbled together from relative nobodies. Elementary, innit.
As the world faces replacement by our creations and ecological Armageddon, a new wave of sci-fi has emerged to document it.
It’s been twenty years since Harry Potter took over the world. However, if you return to Hogwarts with adult eyes, is the magic still there?
Growing up, Ernest Hemingway was a hero of mine. While I’ve moved on, I believe he’s a necessary ex to have – even if I regret loving him so.
To many, William Shakespeare is an antiquated hack. I certainly thought so, until I discovered how many common words he authored.
From the seat of his wheelchair, Philip Stephens has travelled the world and climbed Machu Picchu. Now, he’s written a memoir that illustrates his life of adventure.