Category: Writing

From Ray to Eternity

Born in in Waukegan, Illinois, fantasy writer Ray Bradbury (August 22, 1920 – June 5, 2012) was a native of the “rapidly disappearing small-town world of the American heartland” that English writer Malcolm Bradbury […]

The Traveling Bradbury

A prolific writer of short stories, literary criticism, television plays and series, Malcolm Bradbury (7 September 1932 – 27 November 2000) made no secret of the fact that fiction, and in particular the novel, was his […]


As a card-carrying member of The Typosphere … … well okay, it’s an expired Australian Writers Guild Membership Card, but see how the card is signed by Zapata1. That my friends is what’s known […]

Without a Hitch

I picked up this hardback edition of Hitch-22, the memoirs of the late Christopher Hitchens (political journalist, literary critic, essayist, atheist) in a Salvation Army store …   … second-hand but in such near mint condition […]