Monthly Archives: May 2010

BOOK REVIEW | I CAPTURE THE CASTLE – DODIE SMITH

Dodie Smith is best known for her children’s book, 101 Dalmations, but I Capture the Castle is by far my favourite of the two. I first read this book when I was about 14 years old. I remember abandoning reality and diving into it every afternoon after school for as long as I could make it last. I have since… Read more »

THE SEVENTH OCTAVE – Saul Williams (For James)

Rain City Reads   May 4, 2010   Comments Off on THE SEVENTH OCTAVE – Saul Williams (For James)

I’m going to let this one speak for itself: Excerpt from “Amethyst Rocks” i be one with rain and stars and things with dancing feet and watermelon wings i bring the sunshine and the moon and the wind blows my tune …meanwhile i spoon powdered drum beats into plastic bags sellin’ kilos of kente scag takin’ drags off of collards… Read more »