Literature

Career Of Evil by Robert Galbraith

Just when you think you’re done with dismembered, hacked up bodies, Jk Rowling sends you a severed leg. Career Of Evil offers the bitter aftertaste of The Silkworm in unappetising chunks, Robin and Strike following a trail of body parts. With The Silkworm being so aesthetically different from The Cuckoo’s Calling, I didn’t expect JK… Continue reading Career Of Evil by Robert Galbraith

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March

I’ve disappointed myself. March saw me read no book completely but I think I have realised why. Besides being ill, busy with work and attending a Quidditch tournament (more on that later), forcing myself through ‘Naked Lunch’ and failing once again to see it through has made me realise I am no longer reading the… Continue reading March

Literature

And The Hippos Were Boiled In Their Tanks

If you know anything about the Beat generation, you’ll have heard of three names in particular: Jack Kerouac, William Burroughs and Allen Ginsberg. Three influential American writers of the 1950s and 60s, their works are not to be missed. But before their work gained recognition, one story was written in 1945 which would not be… Continue reading And The Hippos Were Boiled In Their Tanks