MICROBURSTS

Microbursts by Elizabeth Reeder and Amanda Thomson An honourable mention goes to Microbursts, a narrative non-fiction that wades into the grey void that is mortal illness, the shadow land between life and death. This is a celebration of familial love, coming to terms with the death of those closest to us and surviving. New experimental/hybrid publisher Prototype hasContinue reading “MICROBURSTS”

THE MERMAID OF BLACK CONCH

The Mermaid of Black Conch by Monique RoffeyA beautiful, beguiling mix of fantasy and allegory, myth woven into life, which says something of the our humanity, the darkness and the light. A simple tale elegantly told that enfolds the reader into its sense of wonder and mystery. Life’s cruelty is on display but this isContinue reading “THE MERMAID OF BLACK CONCH”