Month: January 2021

  • The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa

    The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa

    Translated from the Japanese in 2019, this is a mesmerizing book that submerges you in its dystopic winter. It is the story of a novelist in an unnamed island where things have begun to disappear: hats, birds, photographs and even boats…

  • 2021 Updates

    2021 Updates

    Only 12 days of 2021 have elapsed and so many things have changed for me already. It’s been a while since I posted anything other than books, so I thought I’d start the year right and write a bit about myself. I’ve had this blog for over five years now, since I was a Literature […]