How We Disappeared by Jing-Jing Lee Published by Oneworld Publications Publication date: 06 February 2020 Jing-Jing Lee’s debut novel, How We Disappeared, is so accomplished that it’s difficult to believe it’s a debut at all. It is beautiful, harrowing, the writing exquisite—elegant, but not flowery, poised, but not stilted. Set in Singapore, the story weavesContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW— How We Disappeared by Jing-Jing Lee”
Small drawing (5cm x 5cm) of a coin that I recently saw and loved at the British Museum. It’s an Athenian Owl Tetradrachm dated from 460-404 BC. Obviously I found the owl cute, but I also very much like that Athena’s owl is a symbol of wisdom.