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Dirt Music – playing in my head, again…

I’ve discovered that great books are worth a second read in one lifetime. I recently revisited Tim Winton’s novel,┬áDirt Music, and it’s still a magnificent, compelling read. Besides the accolades on the title below, it won quite a few other … Continue reading

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Compared to love, defining romance is tricky, a bit like being caught in quicksand. The more you thrash around in the various definitions, the more stuck you get. The World English Dictionary appears to limit┬áromance to the world of fiction … Continue reading

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