Book By My Bedside: English Pastoral // James Rebanks

Title: English Pastoral Author: James Rebanks What I Think So Far: Like an overwhelming 600+ books, James Rebanks’ new book English Pastoral was published following the Covid-19 lockdowns, on September 3rd. I happened upon English Pastoral in a shop window, glowing with a collaged display of new works begging to be read. Rebanks’ previous book, […]Read More

What it’s Like Being a Swing State Voter Abroad

In a normal presidential debate (ie. one prior to the 2016 election cycle), if the words “Would you shut up, man?” were uttered by a candidate on the debate stage, it would have been the soundbite of the night and would likely have grave consequences for said candidate. When former Vice President Joe Biden interjected […]Read More

Book By My Bedside: The Constant Rabbit // Jasper Fforde

Title: The Constant Rabbit Author: Jasper Fforde What I Think So Far: Jasper Fforde’s latest book, The Constant Rabbit, offers readers an escapist novel that is smothered in both pure whimsy and wit. Set in the small fictional English village of Much Hemlock in 2020, The Constant Rabbit paints a clever and detailed picture of […]Read More

Book By My Bedside: Dark, Salt, Clear // Lamorna Ash

Title: Dark, Salt, Clear: Life in a Cornish Fishing Village Author: Lamorna Ash What I Think So Far: I was immediately entranced by the premise of Dark, Salt, Clear after scrolling past an advertisement for the book on Instagram. In a season muffled with lockdowns and quarantines, reading about another place can be a nice […]Read More