PODCAST UPDATE! My favourite things

Have a listen to the full review of my latest podcast on ABC Radio’s ‘Overnights’ featuring Rod Quinn This podcast looks at my favourite books from the last month and there’s a wide range to choose from- poetry, homeopathic recipes and popular historical fiction. ‘The Song of Achilles’ by Madeline Miller is an immensely popular historical fiction that gives an intimate look in the life of Achilles, the famous Greek mythological character and his lover Patroclus. In March I interviewedRead more

‘The Flaneur: A Stroll through the Paradoxes of Paris’ by Edmund White

  Genre: Memoir/Travel Writing This is my first experience with Edmund White, who has been described as ‘an eccentric, yet brilliant poet’ and is known for his gay-love literature. Therefore, when I was given this book I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect from this ‘must-read’ author. . Part autobiographical, part historical and part travel guide White delves into reasons why Paris is such an iconic city and why the only reason to experience all that it has to offerRead more