Adrienne Rich – They can rule the world…

They can rule the world while they can persuade us our pain belongs in some…


“They can rule the world while they can persuade us our pain belongs in some order is death by famine worse than death by suicide, than a life of famine and suicide…?”
-Adrienne Rich

Ben Okri – One of the greatest gifts…

One of the greatest gifts my father gave me – unintentionally – was witnessing the courage with…


“One of the greatest gifts my father gave me – unintentionally – was witnessing the courage with which he bore adversity. We had a bit of a rollercoaster life with some really challenging financial periods. He was always unshaken, completely tranquil, the same ebullient, laughing, jovial man.”
-Ben Okri