A hat full of sky

So … if your body was to be possessed and owned andĀ almost filled by something else that had the ability to think like you and act like you … then which part of you would really be you? Are we a function of things we do or is it the other way round? If it […]

The Mistress of Spices

There are some books that seem to completely capture the public’s imagination. They get turned into movies with big stars and games … the whole hog. And yet, somewhere there are a few befuddled readers (like, yours truly) who’re left wondering why the hell the book was ever written! The Mistress of Spices was one […]

Witches abroad! (a discworld novel)

The much esteemed (mostly by herself) Granny Weatherwax makes a comeback and how! Accompanied by the other members of her non-coven coven, Nanny Ogg and Magrat Garlick, Witches abroad! is a story about … well, non- Fairy Godmothers who take a journey to where Fairy Godmothers have never been before. … Seriously. Yes, I do […]