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?
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.
The portrayal of women in fiction is usually either sexual cardboard cutouts or bland nothings. The world of a best-selling French author particularly attests to that fact.
Investigative journalist Jess Hill’s book on domestic violence states an obvious, visceral point. We should focus on the perpetrators as well as the victims.
As I discovered, the publishing of one’s book is both a pinnacle and a slippery slope to camp on. I certainly wasn’t prepared for what came next.