May, being a month that bridges Autumn and Winter, brings rain every year the Auckland Writers Festival is on. So it was fitting that the morning of my first festival day the air was heavy with the promise of rain. As a teacher I get to attend (what I like to think of as) an exclusive, […]Read more "On Forcing Teens to Read Depressing Books"
I have been reading Murakami since I was a teenager, delighting in the wonderful words that were presented on the page. So, you can imagine my delight when the Auckland Writer’s Festival announced that he would be coming to New Zealand to speak. It is strange to think that Murakami would choose to come to New […]Read more "Murakami Monday: The Auckland Writers Festival"