Monthly Archives: August 2010

The Curious Case of Fidelma’s Sentences

I have been thinking about the moment when I first thought analytically about prose. It happened sometime during my English Language A-level. I had a combative, Harold Bloom-esque relationship with my teacher, Miss M – a vivid and brilliant woman … Continue reading

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Welcome to the cheap seats

I was at the Cambridge Folk Festival this weekend, my first time, and it was rather brilliant. Of course I didn’t camp. I have a perfectly good bed the other side of Cambridge, and I like to feel clean. It’s … Continue reading

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