The Silent Realms

Wakefulness, darkness that comes with the inability to sleep, “the silent realms” (as Virginia Woolf calls it). Insomnia. A romp through literature, culture, and her own bed, Marina Benjamin’s memoir Insomnia found me in the deep hours of the night, plagued by the pursuit of sleep. Not chronic insomnia, that awful mistress that so many suffer from, […]

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PIXEL PICKS. XVII

Pixel Picks – occasional links from around the web: interviews, articles, essays, poetry, fiction and non. This one brings cures and clothes, poetry and podcasts. Enjoy. Recently devoured Sophie Mackintosh’s The Water Cure and have been internetting anything about her I can. You can see echoes of the novel in this story of hers. Women and clothes and […]

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