Chinua Achebe – But I liked Yeats! That…

But I liked Yeats! That wild Irishman. I really loved his love of language, his…


“But I liked Yeats! That wild Irishman. I really loved his love of language, his flow. His chaotic ideas seemed to me just the right thing for a poet. Passion! He was always on the right side. He may be wrongheaded, but his heart was always on the right side. He wrote beautiful poetry.”
-Chinua Achebe

Jacqueline Winspear – My first ever job after…

My first ever job after college was as a flight attendant. I wanted to travel…


“My first ever job after college was as a flight attendant. I wanted to travel and could not afford it, so I decided to get myself a job where I could travel. I did it for two years and had great fun.”
-Jacqueline Winspear