Friday, February 08, 2013
About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgement.
Mt Amos. Taken from the saddle between Mt Amos and Mt Mayson, Freycinet National Park. January 2013.
The Country Girls, Edna O'Brien: A lovely little coming of age story set in repressed 1950s Ireland and centring on two markedly different girls. This caused quite a stir on release and holds up very well fifty years later. Any time you hear that the Catholics are burning a book, it's worth looking into it. Entertaining. B+.