December 12, 2019 Fahrenheit 451 – by Ray Bradbury

Fahrenheit 451 – by Ray Bradbury

The title of Bradbury’s book refers to the temperature at which paper burns. The story however is less about the physical burning of books than the subtle hatred of humanity that underlies it, a hatred implicit perhaps in the very nature of totalitarianism – no matter how well meaning. It is expressed not in anything so […]

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December 3, 2019 Supernatural by Richard Smoley

Supernatural by Richard Smoley

Supernatural, by Richard Smoley A collection of essays based around the mood of hope that was around as people thought the new millennium would usher in a massive awakening of society, which over and over began to be predicted and then was seen to be lacking. The first chapter is about a meeting with a […]

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