Tag Archives: J K Rowling

Hunting a Real Whale

Herman Melville’s groundbreaking 1851 novel, Moby Dick is an account of one man’s obsessive hunt for the whale that bit off his leg. It is also both not really that at all and an awful lot more than that, so … Continue reading

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Reading Perspective

Several years ago I had a conversation with a friend of mine about when a work of art exists. The example I used was a painting. Imagine that the artist is working on it one evening and stands back to … Continue reading

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