In the neighbourhood: Books and bread

Off in a different direction to a different library than my usual ones, for a book I particularly want. I’ve just finished reading ‘May we be forgiven’ by American novelist A.M. Homes. After an uncertain start where I mainly stuck with the book on the advice of Jeanette Winterson who’d said: “This is the great …

Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

As of April 2018 I’ve been writing this blog for six years. This is one of my first posts from back then, about Jeanette Winterson’s memoir. I bought this book for Sarah late last year. She was having what we hope will be her final post breast cancer surgery, and I knew she’d need something …