currently reading (‘Roads to Santiago’) and some unadulterated thoughts

I was going to begin this post by saying ‘it’s been a while since I’ve read some fiction’, but that would be a lie. It’s been approximately a week since I’ve read some fiction, because that’s the foundation of my degree and although I am yet to fully understand the draw of Middlemarch, I like fiction.… Read More currently reading (‘Roads to Santiago’) and some unadulterated thoughts

CR: The Shepherd’s Life by James Rebanks

Look! Another thing I’m doing which isn’t my university degree! I could make an interesting point about rural life and the links between Middlemarch and The Shepherd’s Life, but I’ve been reading Middlemarch for the past six hours and I would much prefer to bang on about Rebanks’s book instead. Although I’m less than a quarter of the way in,… Read More CR: The Shepherd’s Life by James Rebanks