Monthly Archives: April 2014

Machine Made

It all started in a History lesson, I think. We were discussing the American Depression and what steps Franklin D. Roosevelt took after he was elected. We were talking about unemployment and how Congress and Roosevelt had to solve this problem. … Continue reading

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One More Step

I have just done a three – day, two – night walk, carrying everything in a huge rucksack.My shoulders are bruised, my feet are blistered and my hips ache. For three days I haven’t drunk anything that isn’t water which … Continue reading

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People think I’m quiet… My friends know that I’m completely insane…

Friend (noun): a person attracted to another by feelings of affection or personal regard; a person who is on good times with another; a person associated with another Friend (verb): to befriend; to add a person to one’s list of contacts … Continue reading

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Cambridge

Today, I and my family visited Cambridge. The weather was beautiful; the city even more so. We went punting along the picturesque River Cam and we walked around the botanical gardens. So here are a few facts about Cambridge: 1) … Continue reading

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)

A few days ago, I finished reading ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’ by Stephen Chbosky. It is unlike anything I have ever read before. It is written in epistolary form and is about a 15 year old boy, Charlie, who, nervous … Continue reading

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‘Allegiant’ (Veronica Roth)

Yesterday, I finished reading ‘Allegiant’, the third book in the ‘Divergent’ trilogy by Veronica Roth. The first things I want to say is that her characters are so believable, her writing so gripping and her plot so engaging, that I … Continue reading

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Liquid Entity (By Me)

Language is a liquid entity, Not set in stone, the words gush,  Rushing over paper, Like a river rushing over stones.   Language is a liquid entity, Flowing from thought to imagination, Imagination to brain, Brain to concept.   Language … Continue reading

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