Monthly Archives: November 2015

You live, you learn

Alanis Morissette’s sublime album ‘Jagged Little Pill’ has been my album of the week this week. Her words ‘I recommend biting off more than you can chew’ and ‘you live, you learn’ are piercing still in their brutal honesty of … Continue reading

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The need to find one’s tribe

“For courtesy’s sake, and from frustration, she often acted as if she felt herself at one with the company, but since no one assumed that she was not one of them, since she never convinced herself in the role, since … Continue reading

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A writer speaks

Words that reach inside me…. Louise Erdrich: “……Writing has saved my life.” Interviewer: How? Erdrich: “By transforming the madness I have in me.” From: Louise Erdrich, The Art of Fiction No. 208″ interview by Lisa Halliday, The Paris Review, 2010. … Continue reading

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Tina Fey on Saturday Night Live

Sometimes all you need is to read one well written article which makes you laugh and feel inspired. Tina Fey’s account of her experiences at Saturday Night Live in the New Yorker hits that spot! Have a read, and a … Continue reading

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