Great Debate

Last week in the book world, the debate ground to another gear. Another non-Briton won the Man Booker prize. The Man Booker prize launched in 1969 and for all but 3 of those years, the contest was open to authors from Great Britain and its commonwealth who had written books in English and published them…

Move forward

Pocketfuls of promises sagging when the wind Laps the skirt around your knees. Locked inside a static stance The possibility of movement beckons at your hems Yet, rigidity overwhelms. Eyes fixed on the hopeful whispers that escape The prison of fleece-lined pockets, Riding potent wind gusts. Life pokes and thrusts Will you say yes? Fling…