Since reading Fahrenheit 451 almost two weeks ago, I have not managed to sit down and read a single chapter of any book. How depressing…. Every few days I would become aware of this and desperately read a section from any book I could get my hands on. (This included the introductory pages of cookery books … More Graduation, Adulthood (ish) and Travelling.
I was first introduced to Fahrenheit 451 in Bermuda, on holiday, when I was 16 years old. It was a very odd experience. Instead of reading the book, I saw it performed as a play. Imagine a small stage upon which amateur actors are prancing about in Bermuda shorts. If you have never seen this glorious … More Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury.
My name is Ellie, I have just completed a degree in English Literature, and thoughts of the future send me into a blind panic. I am unable to accept that my student life is actually over and have distracted myself, as I always have when faced with a problem, by eating copious amounts of chocolate, … More ‘The Beginning is Always Today…’ Mary Shelley.