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REVIEW: Writing Our Space: An LGBTQ+ Anthology

March 23, 2022

Writing our Space with a foreword from editors Eilidh Akilade and Ross Tanner which explores the genesis of the book and the collection of short pieces elicited from a wide LGBTQI+ pool of writers is wonderful. I could gush about it, but I’ll say buy it, read it, enjoy it for yourself; then gush.

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BOOK REVIEW: Fruit: Recipes that celebrate nature by Bernadette Wörndl

July 12, 2018

We love classic pairings, such as lemon and chicken, apple and pork, and cranberries and turkey, but there are loads of combinations we’re missing out on. Wörndl -a brilliant cook and food stylist shows you how to best incorporate fruit into everyday cooking.

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BOOK REVIEW: Two Gentlemen Sharing by William Corlett

January 15, 2018

It’s a brilliant examination of clash, culture, class, urban and country, gay and straight, progressive and intolerant and made me laugh out loud constantly.  Corlett’s humour is gentle but relentless, ravaging personal prejudices and giving us more than a few delightful revelations as the story unfolds

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BOOK REVIEW: Bitch Doctrine – Essays for Dissenting Adults: Laurie Penny

August 23, 2017

Noted British feminist writer tackles gender, sexism, identity, and power issues in a world being laid waste by “kamikaze capitalism.” From her opening premise that ‘toxic masculinity is killing the world’ you’ve got a really clear idea of where this elegant, refined and ruthlessly researched, argued and targeted seriously funny set of rants are going, and they’re aiming to the heart of the matter.

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