Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Internet has not impacted upon my reading habits in the slightest

That’s not an ironic title. There’s no winking smiley emoticon. When I first read the above statement I thought it must be a trick, and that by admitting to it, I’d be failing an IQ test or even invoking full-scale … Continue reading

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Metafiction – some reflections on Chris McLeod’s Man of Water

The first Facebook page I ever checked out profiled a high-powered travelling salesman. On his travel map he’d pinned 130 cities, where one assumes he stayed in bland hotels while doing business. The best places I’ve ever travelled to lie … Continue reading

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