Big Brother – Lionel Shriver – 04.02.21

I have a strange relationship with Lionel Shriver books, because they are often pretty dark and cynical in their outlook and world view, and yet I keep coming back to them because they are in many ways such true mirrors to real human experiences. For me, this book is like two books in one. AtContinue reading “Big Brother – Lionel Shriver – 04.02.21”

The Motion of the Body through Space – Lionel Shriver – 23.06.20

This book follows a married couple in their sixties over a couple of years. The wife had spent her life quietly dedicated to exercise – running, cycling, swimming and doing aerobics on her own working around her career and family. Due to crippling arthritis, she had to stop, and this is when her naturally slimContinue reading “The Motion of the Body through Space – Lionel Shriver – 23.06.20”