A couple of nice things in the TLS this week. Edmund Gordon, reviewing All that Follows by Jim Thrace, writes -
"He fabricates everything from landscapes and languages to scientific theories, preferring to invent his material rather than to dilute his imagination with research."(my ital.)
Dear examiner, I preferred to invent my material rather than dilute my imagination with research...
Also, from the published version of José Saramago's blog as reported by Toby Lichtig - "God is the silence of the universe and man is the cry that gives meaning to that silence." I like that.
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