For My Son, Walking Home from School Alone for the First Time. 18th June 2014 Today the boy will walk home alone Here begins the shock of dissolving The mother glue The boy whose body I protected Nourished Defended from suggestions to Remove Held fast despite dire predictions Then born, waxed like anContinue reading “A Poem…”
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Excellent piece… Books & Reviews I am currently reading and enjoying the internationally acclaimed Neapolitan novels by Elena Ferrante featuring childhood friends Elena and Lila after everyone whose literary taste I trust kept raving about them online. This week I have just started the second one – they are four, and I’m told the twoContinue reading “What Our Insistence On Ferrante’s Identity Actually Means About Women, Consent, And Art”