Marie Curie & Her Daughters | Imogen & Isobel Greenberg

Marie Curie is one of my personal heroes. Ever since my Year 12 science depth-study on her, (which incidentally helped me to top the class and receive my one and only first-in-class medal) I have been constantly drawn to her story. As part of my depth-study research, I read Ève Curie's bio about her mother, … Continue reading Marie Curie & Her Daughters | Imogen & Isobel Greenberg

Some People a poem by Wislawa Szymborska

Some People a poem by Wislawa Szymborska was referenced in my most recent read, The Far Field by Madhuri Vijay. The epigraph used the final stanza of the poem. Poem Hunter allowed me to read the poem in it's entirety. 🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻🞻 Some people fleeing some other people.In some country under the sunand some clouds. They leave … Continue reading Some People a poem by Wislawa Szymborska

Just Saying…

...that I, for one, am thrilled and delighted that Kazuo Ishiguro has been named this year's Nobel Prize for Literature recipient.The Nobel Prize in Literature 2017 was awarded to Kazuo Ishiguro "who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world".I loved and adored The … Continue reading Just Saying…