14 Weeks With Dante: Reflections on Reading The Divine Comedy

Last December, I was interested to read an article about the posthumous publication of a new translation of Dante’s Paradise by Scottish author Alisdair Gray. This took me down a browsing wormhole which led to Nick Senger’s blog and his post about a chapter a day readalong in 2021, the first of which would be … Continue reading 14 Weeks With Dante: Reflections on Reading The Divine Comedy

Six Degrees of Separation: From Shuggie Bain to The Changing Outer Hebrides

It's the first Saturday in April, so it's time for another Six Degrees post. This meme is hosted by Kate over at BooksAreMyFavouriteAndBest. We all start with the same book and then add six linked titles of our own. It's amazing and fascinating to see how differently all the chains turn out. This month the … Continue reading Six Degrees of Separation: From Shuggie Bain to The Changing Outer Hebrides